November 8, 2013 - Warren Held

Change Office 365 Profile Picture

As of this posting there is a glitch with Office 365 where users and/or admins cannot change profile pictures.  I was able to change my profile picture using PowerShell.  Here is what I did:

  1. Install Microsoft Online Services Sign-In Assistant for IT Professionals BETA
  2. Install Windows Azure Active Directory Module for Windows PowerShell
  3. Launch Windows Azure Active Directory Module for Windows PowerShell using the shortcut that was placed on your desktop.  Or launch PowerShell and run:
  4. Connect to your Office 365 service in PowerShell with the following commands (Make sure you use your username@domain.tld login when prompted for your credentials):
  5. Change your profile photo:

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