How to Add Profile Photo to Your VK Account

If you have just signed up and new to VK, you may need help with arranging and setting up your account. In one of our previous guides, we have uncovered how to add information to your new VK account. This time, however, we will teach you how to change or add profile photo to your VK account. The process is quite easy and requires just a photo of yours, a couple of minutes of time, and following the guide, published below.


How to Add Profile Photo to Your VK Account

In your to add profile photo to your VK account, you should log in at first

  • In the first place, you have to open your browser and enter the following website:

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You need to confirm that you are not a robot

  • On the main webpage of, you will notice two forms located on the right. The form located lower is used for signing up, while you need the form located upper. There, you need to enter your phone number and password. Then, click on the “Log in” button.

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By giving a click here, you can change or add profile photo to your VK account

  • After doing so, you will be asked to verify that you are a human. Just check the box in order to move further.

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Give a click to this button in order to select a profile photo from your PC

  • Once you have done that, you will get to see the page of your account. Now, move your mouse over the profile photo of yours (even if it’s empty). There, you will get to see three options:”Change photo,” “Edit thumbnail,” and “Add effects.” Select the first option.

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After selecting a photo you want to be your profile photo, you need to adjust its size and how it will be displayed

  • On the following page, you will get to click on the “Select a file” button.
  • Then, select a photo on your PC and click on “Open.”

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In order to proceed further, you need to click on the “Save and continue” button

  • The photo you have just selected will be uploaded to VK. Now, you need to choose the size by moving the fields on the photo (see the fifth image).
  • After you have configured the photo the way you want, you should move further by clicking on the “Save and continue” button.

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Now, you can see how this photo will be displayed; if it seems nice for you, click on the “Save” button

  • Eventually, you will get to see a page with three different looks of your photo. If everything satisfies you (regarding how it looks), then you have to click on the “Save” button. Right after doing so, the new profile photo will be applied to your account.

Don’t forget to have a look at other VK guides, provided on this website. For example, learn how to add image address to your VK account on this page.