Change Facebook Profile Photo

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Hello, and thank you for watching VisiHow. Today, I will show you one of three ways to change your Facebook profile photo, on an LG L70. Part one of three is to tap on the bullet points, below the cover photo in Facebook.

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Steps

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    To begin the tutorial, we will press the Home button one time
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    This button is located near the top, on the right-hand side of the device.
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    We will then press down on the screen, and swipe upwards one time
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    This will unlock our phone, taking us to the Home screen. Currently, we have the Facebook icon placed on the Home screen. This icon features a blue square, with a white letter "f" placed inside of it.
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    If the Facebook icon is not placed on the Home screen, we can locate it by opening our Apps folder
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    To open the Apps folder, we need to tap the Apps icon one time. This icon features a gray box, with a grid of white squares located inside of it. For now, we are going to open Facebook directly from the Home screen.
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    Once we have located the Facebook application icon, we are going to tap it one time
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    This will open the application for us, taking us to the Home screen. From here, we need to access our profile. Across the top of the screen, there will be a white bar with five various icons. To the far right, there will be a gray icon featuring three, horizontal white lines.
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    We will now tap the icon located in the top, right-hand corner below the blue bar
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    This icon features three, gray, horizontal lines. This will open a menu for us, with our current profile photo at the top, to the left of our name. Underneath of our name, we will see the words "View your profile".
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    We are now going to tap the very first option one time
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    This option will feature our profile picture, name, and the words "View your profile". Pressing this option is going to open up our Profile page. Below our cover photo, on the right-hand side, we sill see three bullet points in a vertical line. This icon will be to the right of the options labeled "Update Info" and "Activity Log".
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    We will now tap the icon featuring three bullet points in a horizontal line one time
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    This will open up a menu for us, presenting us with four options.
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    We are now going to tap on the first option, labeled "Edit Profile Picture"
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    We will now tap on the first option located underneath of the blue bar, labeled "PHOTOS"
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    From here, we are going to locate and tap the photo we would like to have as our Facebook profile photo
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    This will open the photo for us, where we can press and drag our photo to move and scale it to our liking
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    Once we are happy with our photo, we can tap "Done" one time
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    This option is located in the bottom, right-hand corner of our screen.
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    We will now press the back button one time
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    This button is located in the bottom, left-hand corner of our device. This will exit the edit section, bringing us back to our Profile page.
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    We will then press the back button another time
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    We can now reopen our profile, by tapping the "View your profile" option one time
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    We can see now our profile photo has been changed.
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    This then concludes our tutorial today, on one of the three ways to change your Facebook profile photo, on an LG L70
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    If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, please leave them in the comment section below.
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Hello, and thank you for watching VisiHow. In this tutorial, I will show you 1 of 3 ways to change your Facebook profile photo on an LG L70. Part 2 of 3 is to make the change by tapping on the little pencil icon in the lower right-hand corner of the photo in Facebook.

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Steps

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    To begin, unlock the phone by pressing the top right-hand side power button and swiping up one time to get to the home screen
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    We do have the Facebook icon on the home screen, which is a blue box with a white "f" inside.
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    If we don't have it on the home screen, we can access the application from the apps menu
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    The Apps icon is located in the bottom right-hand corner of this home screen. It's a gray box with a set of white squares inside.
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    We will open Facebook by tapping on it directly on the icon on the home screen
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    This brings us to our Facebook news feed. From our Facebook news feed, we need to get to our profile.
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    To do that, we can tap on the icon on the right-hand corner, in the grey bar
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    The icon is 3 grey horizontal lines. A new screen will appear.
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    Tap on the first option, which is our profile photo and name
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    Below our name, it says "View your profile". We will then be looking at the profile.
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    In the bottom right-hand corner of the profile photo, we can see a tiny little pencil icon
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    Tap on it one time to see three options. "Upload Photo", "Choose from Photos", or "View Photo".
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    Here we will tap on the first option which is "Upload Photo"
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    It takes us to our gallery.
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    Tap on the chosen photo to select it for the profile photo
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    Drag the photo around until we're satisfied with the appearance of the photo
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    Tap on "Done" in the bottom left-hand corner
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    We can check the progress of the upload in the notifications menu by swiping down from the top
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    There is a check mark and it says, "Facebook upload complete". Swipe up from the bottom of the notifications menu to close it.
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    Now we can see the profile photo has been changed
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    This concludes part 2 of 3 ways to change your Facebook profile photo on an LG L70
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    If you have any comments, questions or suggestions, please leave them in the space below.
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Hello and thank you for watching VisiHow. In this tutorial, I will show you 1 of 3 ways to change your Facebook profile photo on the LG L70. Part 3 of 3 is to make the change from the options of one of your photos already on Facebook.

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Steps

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    To begin, unlock the phone by pressing the top right-hand side power button
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    We have a Facebook icon on the lock screen, so we'll press and drag that icon up to load Facebook directly from the lock screen
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    From our Facebook news feed, we need to get to our profile to see our photos.
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    To do that, we can tap on the icon on the right-hand corner, in the grey bar
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    The icon is 3 grey horizontal lines. A new screen will appear.
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    Tap on the first option, which is our profile photo and name
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    Below our name, it says "View your profile". We will then be looking at the profile and we need to get to the photo albums to select the new profile photo.
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    Tap on "PHOTOS" in the center of the screen
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    Here we will select "UPLOADS", which will highlight it blue
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    Tap on the chosen photo to select it for the profile photo
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    At the bottom of the phone, beside the home button, there are 3 horizontal lines
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    Tap on those lines to see the options.
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    Tap on the top option, "Make Profile Picture"
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    Swipe left, down, up or right to adjust the area of the photo to display
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    Tap on "Done" in the bottom right-hand corner
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    Exit the photo by pressing the back arrow, which is to the left of the home button at the bottom
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    Press the back arrow again to exit the photos
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    Exit the profile by tapping on the back arrow again
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    Reenter the profile to see the updated profile photo by tapping on "View your profile"
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    We can see the profile photo has been updated
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    This concludes part 3 of 3 ways to change your Facebook profile photo on an LG L70
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    If you have any comments, questions or suggestions, please leave them in the space below.
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Recent edits by: Jen M, Crystal, Hotelier

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