How do you change/eliminate the avatar on your profile page?

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  • #2

    MiikeC, you should be able to change your avatar by clicking on your username in the upper right corner of any Chess.com web page. It will direct you here: http://www.chess.com/home/edit_profile  The ideal size for the avatar is 100 x 100 pixels and either .jpg, .png, or .gif formats. Let me know if you are still experiening issues with this.

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  • #4

    It should be right at the top. 

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  • #6

    Interesting. Can you 'browse' to your images from there?

    Will you let me know what operating system and web browser and version you are using on your computer, please? 

  • #7

    Yes, I can browse, but no matter what picture I click, it doesn't replace the current one.  I have windows 7, and using Firefox (latest version)

  • #8

    You won't see it replace until you click save settings. Try selecting one and then choose save settings. 

  • #9

    save settings never comes up after I browse.  This is fruitless.  I'm just gonna forget it...I have no idea how that particular picture appeared as my avatar, it's not even me.

  • #10

    Can you try using another browser? If that still doesn't work, you can send the pic as an attachment to me at calamondin@chess.com and I will upload it for you.

  • #11

    I already tried Explorer...it did the same thing.  Can you just make my avatar blank...I would appreciate that.  Don't really have a picture I like.  Thanks for all your help!

  • #12

    Thank you!

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