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How do I set the picture of a user account in Windows 8?

How do I include a picture of a user account in Windows 8?

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Windows 8 operating includes a customization option to allow the user to include a picture with their user account.

  1. Launch Charms by placing the cursor to the top right hand or bottom left hand corner.
    • Note: Shortcut to Charms is <Windows> key + C.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select PC settings.
  4. Select Personalize.
  5. Select Account Pictures.
  6. Select Browse and then select Camera if you would like to take a picture using a camera.
  7. Select the desire picture.
  8. Select Choose image.
  9. The selected picture will now appear on your account.