How can I remove the picture, which doesn't exist anywhere??? Yet somehow Google decided to make that my profile picture. Google has linked YouTube to Google+, so now, if you have a YouTube channel, you have a Google+ profile. How in the hell do I get rid of this picture??? Provide details and share your research! Choose an image from any of your cloud accounts to use as your profile picture. Also, Google notes that not all links will be removed from search , so you may just want to be mindful of the thoughts and pictures you share on the Web if they will impact you negatively elsewhere. It seems a lot easier than finding the Picasa album too! How much time am I supposed to waste trying to get rid of it? However, there are some downsides to creating a profile. I searched my computer and erased the only copy there and still it shows up.
Log in to your Facebook account. Make sure you're signed in to the right account before you delete your profile. I don't use chat but that doesn't make a difference. I recently bought an samsung s4 Active. Recently I gave my mobile to my step son, who in turn changed my profile picture to show him.
I have never used another platform in this day and age that does not allow a user to immediately change a profile picture. This should change the profile picture in Gmail. And why is it showing up on only some outgoing emails in an account that was never even associated with this job? My old picture is on every email I send out,no metter what I try to do. Never had Google Plus so it's not there. I tried all the steps that were mentioned in this forum. I copied a generic picture, I chose the default one with silhouetted human outline, and in email settings set this picture as my profile picture visible to everyone option.
Google Maps has provided a simple way for you to object to these photos. I now have no photo associated with my Gmail account. Also, anything you share publicly may still appear on search results especially. Everywhere else one can change photos quickly and easily - it is why I do not use gmail or anything google, but occasionally I would like to post a comment on a friend's YouTube!! Like a gazilllion years ago in internet land! To learn more about what happens when you delete your Google+ profile, visit the downgrade page. The only thing google gets right is their Search interface because thats basic as shit.
I had to scroll through my posts and find the original post where that picture first was posted. Click the Create new removal request button and paste the link. I was unable to test the route because, although I also have a private gmail account, I also have a corporate one. !? Did that for my gmail weeks ago. If you aren't on the profile with the picture, click it to switch to that profile. Here's how you do it. I now have no photo associated with my Gmail account.
He currently work for a software company, managing all aspects of its social media presence and its corporate blog. Go to your Google+ profile. Sounds like a difficult proposition, does it? You will see your Twitter account profile page. It's gone in drive, help forums like this, gmail, profile photos. But it's still appearing on my homepage even though I also deleted it from my profile photo album.
I've changed my G+ photo multiple times, you can click through to my profile and see that it's different, and yet somehow this photo has not disappeared. I would like to remove the picture that people see when I'm on gmail. The phone works on the Google or Gmail identity of the user. You can't uninstall the Google+ app on some Android devices, but you can. The Gmail profile picture appears as a small icon against your Gmail account in the Gmail Android App.
I am trying to remove my picture from google hangouts. If you still don't have a Gear icon, click the word Settings near the top right of the Gmail window. Google really does never forget! The only place where it still shows is on my gmail main profile picture on the top right corner. This problem has been going on for months. The closest I've got is changing the pic but I want no photo at all. After much hassle to find my photo albums, I repeated my request for the new profile picture to over ride the original one, which I had already deleted.
When YouTube switched to g+ for comments, existing YouTube accounts were basically converted to a limited g+ profile. No one will ever tell the difference. This step is believed to have resolved issues wherein the profile picture in Gmail does not get changed even after repeated attempts. The photo is nowhere to be found in picasa, G+, or my Gmail settings. However, the steps are a bit different in later versions of Android operating system. If this is not the right area, please list the navigation path to get to this area you speak of that allows for a photo change within Contacts.
There are apparently two photos associated with each Gmail. When requesting that Google Maps remove the offending photo, keep in mind that they do not have to comply with your request. Click on setting, and then scroll down to the bottom of the page and you will see My Picture. Thanks for contributing an answer to Android Enthusiasts Stack Exchange! Please help I need to desperately get rid of it to general eyes of the public! On the top left hand side, click the gear icon. If you see an upgrade page, you don't have a Google+ profile. To delete photos you have stored in Google+, go to Google+ Photos, step through your photos and albums and delete those you do not want to be found in Search, or mark them all as Private , and then empty Google+ Photos's Trash. I have follow these steps mentioned by - danielp990 Hiya, I feel your pain and am in the same position.