Edit your profile

Completing your Slack profile helps your teammates learn more about you. Here's how to add details about yourself, upload a photo, and set your time zone.


Fill out your profile information

You can edit your profile and add new details right within Slack:

Desktop

iOS

Android

Windows Phone

  1. Click your workspace name in the top-left to open the menu.
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  2. Select Profile & account. This will open your profile in the Directory sidebar.
  3. Click Edit Profile.
  4. Make your edits and click Save Changes when you’re done!
  1. Swipe left to open the right sidebar.
  2. Tap Edit Profile
  3. Make your edits to your profile and tap the  close icon at top left to finish up!
  1. Tap the Overflow menu at top right.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Edit profile.
  4. Make your edits, then tap Save at top right.
  1. Launch a mobile browser and go to: my.slack.com/account/profile. Sign in with your account details if you need to.
  2. Tap Edit Profile.
  3. Make the changes you'd like, then scroll to the bottom of the page and tap Save Changes to finish.

Note: By default, everyone can add their name, job description or title, phone number, and time zone to their profile. Workspaces on paid plans can also add custom fields to their member profiles.


Upload a profile photo

You can also upload or change your Slack profile photo from right within Slack. Here's how:

Desktop

iOS

Android

Windows Phone

  1. Click your workspace name to open the menu.
  2. Select Profile & account. This will open the Directory sidebar.
  3. Click Edit Profile.
  4. Under Profile photo, click the image to Change your profile photo, then select Upload an image, and choose an image to upload.
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  5. Adjust the crop for your photo, then click Save profile picture.
  6. Click Save Changes to finish up!

Say cheese! Your profile picture should be a minimum of 512x512 pixels, but no larger than 1024x1024 pixels.

  1. Swipe left to open the right sidebar.
  2. Tap Edit Profile
  3. Give the profile picture box a tap at top left.
  4. Choose whether to upload a photo from your Photo Library or to take a photo instead.
  5. Crop the photo if you need to.
  6. Tap the  close icon at top left to wrap things up.
  1. Tap the Overflow menu at top right.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap the profile picture box.
  4. Choose whether to take a photo or upload one from the Gallery.
  5. Wait a moment for your profile to update.
  6. Tap the  close icon at top left to finish!
  1. Launch a mobile browser and go to: my.slack.com/account/profile. Sign in with your account details if you need to.
  2. Tap Edit Profile.
  3. Select the profile photo box, then choose an app.
  4. Choose an image from your device or take a photo.
  5. Crop the image as you'd like, then tap Save Profile Photo.
  6. Tap Save Changes to wrap things up!


That's it! You have a shiny new profile photo.

Note: If you use the same email address to log in to Slack as you associate with a Gravatar, your profile picture will be your Gravatar. You can always change it by uploading a custom profile picture.

 

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