Change User Account Image

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Change User Account Image: The following description can help you change the dull image that Windows 10 automatically allocates to your user account

INTRODUCTION:

For each newly created user account, Windows system choose a general image what you can replace with another, which can be any image, even our own face, or you can choose from the Images or file folder located anywhere on your computer, and whether you like you can create one immediately if you have a webcam attached to your computer or laptop

1.) – FIRST EXPERIMENT:

To change the user's image, click the Start menu, on the left, at the bottom of the tray, and then on the left side of the Users icon, and then click the Change Account Settings link in the mouse menu

Do not worry if you have selected an image too large or too small, Windows reduces or enlarges the image size to fit automatically. (Images must be square, the system rounds). Only administrators and standard account owners can change the image, customer accounts remain with no-face gray silhouettes

Note: If you use Windows at work or at school, or if you are not the owner of the account, you can not replace the photos because the system administrator may have disabled access

2.) – EXPERIENCE TWO

If the above description does not work for any reason, the following description can help you change the image that Windows 10 automatically allocates to your user account

- Open the root directory of the system on which Windows is installed, usually drive (C:/). Simply click on the This PC (MyComputer) icon on your desktop, then choose the drive (C:/)

- In the menu in the top row, in Settings, click View, then select the checkbox next to Hidden Elements

- Click the ProgramData folder, which has been hidden so far, but is now visible

- Click the ProgramData folder to find the Microsoft folder, then choose the Default accounts (User Account Pictures) folder

- Images can be replaced by their own, but it is important to give the same file name, size, and extension to the original one. Images: guest.bmp (448 x 448 px.) Guest.png (448 x 448 px.) User.bmp (448 x 448 px.) User.png (448 x 448 px.), User-32.png (32 x 32 px.), user-40.png (40 x 40 px.), user-48.png (48 x 48 px.) and user-192.png (192 x 192 px.)

- Select a picture for the user box, and then convert to an image editor of the same size, then change the default values. The most suitable image editing program is XnView. Download from the Internet »

HOW TO RESET THE ORIGINAL IMAGE

Use the image change method described above. The new image can be selected from the Default Accounts folder

TROUBLESHOOTING ACCOUNT

If the user account is damaged or any other error has occurred, and you are unable to replace or delete the current image, download the system upgrade program for that purpose from the Microsoft website. Microsoft Accounts troubleshooter. Fixes Microsoft and Windows Account errors, looks for Microsoft account issues and tries to fix it. The following errors are checked by Troubleshooter:

  1. - Corrupt Microsoft Account settings
  2. - Can’t connect to the sync service
  3. - Problems with Microsoft account Policy
  4. - Microsoft Account required
  5. - Connection issues due to proxy or certificate issues
  6. - Check for roaming GPO enabled status
  7. - Problem with system registration
  8. - You are not connected to the Internet
  9. - Proxy Settings
  10. - You have reached your daily sync quote
  11. - Sync your settings is turned off
  12. - Check system not activated

IN CASE OF SERIOUS ERROR

If the user account is damaged or any other error has occurred and the problem persists, try to verify that it is resolved in Safe Mode:

Secure mode is a debugging option that starts your computer from a restricted state strictly required for Windows only to run basic files and drivers. The Safe Mode text appears in the corners of the monitor to determine how the monitor is used. By clicking on the link below, you can choose which method is most convenient for any bug fixes in Safe mode:

  1. - Safe Mode with System Configuration Options »
  2. - Safe Mode with command line »

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