In this article, we'll show you how to delete your Google profile picture from your album archive and profile page on your computer.
Part 1 of 2: How to Remove Profile Picture from Album Archive
Step 1. Open the Gmail site in a web browser
Enter mail.google.com in the address bar of your browser and press the ↵ Enter key. Your Gmail inbox will open.
If you are not logged in yet, enter your email / phone and click Next, then enter your password and click Next
Step 2. Click on your profile picture
It's in the upper right corner. A pop-up window will appear.
Step 3. Tap Google Account
Your account page will open.
Step 4. Click Personal Information
You will find this option in the left pane.
Step 5. Scroll down and click Open About Me Page
This option is at the very bottom of the page.
Step 6. Click View All in the "Your Album Archive" section
A new page will display a list of all your photo albums.
Step 7. Click on the Profile Photo album
Step 8. Click Profile Photo again
The contents of the album will open.
Step 9. Click on your current profile picture
It will expand to full screen.
Step 10. Click on the three vertical dots icon
You will find it in the upper right corner. A menu will open.
Step 11. Select Delete Photo from the menu
This option is marked with a trash can icon. In the pop-up window that appears, confirm your actions.
Step 12. Click Delete on the pop-up window
The selected image will be removed from the album archive.
Step 13. Return to the About Me page
Do this when you close the page with the list of archived albums.
If you have already closed the About Me page, enter aboutme.google.com/?hl=ru in the address bar of your browser and press the ↵ Enter key
Part 2 of 2: How to change your current profile picture
Step 1. Move the cursor over the profile picture
You can find it at the top of the About me page. A camera icon appears on the profile image.
Step 2. Click on the icon that appears in the form of a camera
A window will open where you can select a new profile picture.
Step 3. Click No photo
You will find this option at the bottom of the popup. In this case, a person's silhouette icon will be displayed instead of the profile picture.