This article shows how to set your Gmail account photo. Once set, your profile picture will be used to identify your account in chat lists, your contacts’ address books, your Google+ account, as well as with the emails you send. You can set and edit your Gmail avatar in a few easy steps.


Step 1: Sign into your Gmail account, click the gear icon and select Settings. Next, head to the General tab, scroll to My picture and click on Select a picture:


Step 2: Select an image from your PC by clicking “Choose File” and upload it. You can use any JPG, GIF or PNG file. Crop the image if needed and then click on Apply Changes:


Step 3: The last step is to set the visibility of your profile picture. Select between Visible to everyone or Visible only to people I can chat with:


Step 4: Click on Save Changes at the bottom of the page to finalize your settings.

Thus, you have set your profile picture successfully. You can view and change it from your Gmail settings page. And from now other users will see your selection when they roll over your name in conversations or in their contact lists.




Gmail Notifier is a handy free software that enables you to check your email without having to access Gmail on the web browser. There are many cases that make Gmail login fails, so, using Gmail Notifier helps you do not miss any new email. In the article below, will guide you how to use Gmail Notifier with some simple steps.

When Gmail login fails, users will encounter difficulty in checking email on a web browser. This can affect pretty much to your work, your learning. However, you do not necessarily have to login Gmail on web browser.
Here’s instruction on how to use Gmail Notifier, check mail on the desktop.

Step 1: Run Gmail Notifier after installing, you will first select the language to use and then click OK.


Step 2:
At Main tab, click Manage Accounts.


Step 3:
In Accounts tab you click Add to add the email address (If you have not Gmail account, sign up through some simple step)


Step 4:
Depending on your needs you can select Google Gmail Atom or Google Gmail IMAP …


Step 5:
Here, enter your account information then click OK to create.


Step 6:
After creating, you will see a window as shown below:


Thus, whenever you have a new email, system will notify you and you do not need to log in to your Gmail to read or reply, you can perform those actions right here. Applications will be run underground your system tray, you simply click on the arrow below the system tray to see application is still open.


With the tutorial above, you do not need to log in to your Gmail account to check e-mail and still not miss any emails thanks to Gmail Notifier, really handy right? Besides, you should change your Gmail password regularly for secure your account better.
Wish you use Gmail more professionally!