Xbox Gamerpic: How To Change Gamerpic on Xbox Series X, And How To Add Custom Profile Picture To Xbox

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It is really simple to change your gamerpic on Xbox Series X. The gamerpic is the picture shown next to your gamertag, which can be changed at any time. You can choose to use an image already on the console, or a customised image of your choice. In this guide, we'll give you all the advice you need to get it done. And ebcause we're extra nice, we'll also let you know how to add a customer profile picture to Xbox. So if you're ready to enjoy a little bit of additional customisation, we'll get started.

How To Change Gamerpic on Xbox Series X

If you want to change your gamerpic on Xbox Series X, simply follow these steps:

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  1. Press the Xbox button on your controller to open the guide.
  2. Go to Profile & system, select your profile, and then select My profile.
  3. Select Customise profile > Change gamerpic.
  4. Choose your gamerpic from the selection shown. You also ahve the option to select either Take a picture of my avatar or Upload a customised image.

Take a Picture of Your Avatar

If you want to take a picture of your Avatar, then complete the following:

  • Open the Xbox Avatar Editor App.
  • Select Photobooth.
  • You can then use the app's tools to customise your avatar.
  • When you are ready, select Save as gamerpic.

If you want to change your Avatar, Microsoft offer a guide on how to do that here. But what if you decide you want to upload a customised image instead? We'll cover that for you next.

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How To Add Custom Profile Picture To Xbox

Adding a customer profile picture to your Xbox is again, a relatively simple process:

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  1. You need to connect a USB device with a JPG or PNG image. This image needs to be at least 1080 x 1080 pixels.
  2. Once you have connected your USB device, press the Xbox button on your controller to open the guide.
  3. Go to Profile & system, select your profile, then select My profile.
  4. Select Customise profile > Change gamerpic.
  5. Select Upload a customised image and choose one to use from your connected device.
  6. Press Upload.

There can sometimes be a delay in a customised image appearing. This is while Microsoft verify that it doesn't breach any terms and conditions. If it does, then the image will be replaced by the previous gamerpic that you were using.

As you can see, it's very simple to change your gamerpic on Xbox Series X, and affords a degree of personalisation which many players appreciate. By following these steps, you can really express yourself. Have fun!

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