Sign in with Microsoft
Sign in or create an account.
Select a different account.
You have multiple accounts
Choose the account you want to sign in with.

If your organization has enabled pictures, you can choose whether to display a picture as part of your presence information, and if you do display a picture, whether to use your default picture or another one that you choose.

What do you want to do?

Open My Picture options

From the Microsoft Lync main window, you can open the My Picture options in one of two ways:

  • Click the Options button, and then click My Picture.

  • Next to the Options button, click the Show Menu arrow, click Tools, click Options, and then click My Picture.

Top of Page

Hide my picture

You can hide your picture from other Microsoft Lync 2010 users. Your contacts will see a blank representation instead of your picture.

  • To hide your picture, open My Picture options, and then click Do not show my picture.

Top of Page

Show my corporate picture

By default, Lync 2010 displays your picture from the corporate directory. If you have changed your picture, you can change it back to your corporate picture.

  • To show your picture from the corporate directory, open My Picture options, and then click Default corporate picture.

Top of Page

Choose my own picture

You can specify a different picture to appear to people in your company and contacts federated with your company. The photo must be located on a website that is publicly available. For details, see Prepare a picture for Lync 2010.

Top of Page

Change back to my previous picture

You can revert to your previous picture in the My Picture options.

  • To cancel changes and revert to your previous picture, open My Picture options, and then click Revert to Previous Picture.

Top of Page

Need more help?

Want more options?

Explore subscription benefits, browse training courses, learn how to secure your device, and more.

Communities help you ask and answer questions, give feedback, and hear from experts with rich knowledge.

Was this information helpful?

What affected your experience?
By pressing submit, your feedback will be used to improve Microsoft products and services. Your IT admin will be able to collect this data. Privacy Statement.

Thank you for your feedback!