How to Edit Your Profile Details

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Your personal information is compiled from the GeoNet community profile and the Esri Global Account system. The biography is currently only editable within the community. Other parts of your profile such as name, email, and password can be edited from your Esri Global Account under the MyEsri Sign In at the top corner of the screen.


Editing Your GeoNet Profile Details

  1. Click the drop-down menu next to your avatar picture below the GeoNet banner on the top-right side. Click Edit Profile to go directly to the Profile Details. You can also click on your hyperlinked name to view your existing profile and then click the Edit profile link below the navigation. 
    Editing profile Edit profile from profile page
  2. Once on the Profile Details page, you can update your Biography, Preferred Location address, and your Nickname. Click finished once you made your changes.
     Profile Details

You can also update your Profile Privacy Settings, Upload avatar and profile photo, and add to your photo gallery.



Editing Your Name, Email, and Password through MyEsri

  1. From the GeoNet community site hover over your login name on the upper-right side above the GeoNet banner and click on "My ESRI."
    MyEsri Sign In
  2. Click on My Profile -> Update Contact Information.
  3. Optionally log into My Esri site and click on My Profile tab 
  4. Click on Update Contact Information, Update Address or Change Password to update the desired fields.
  5. When finished click on Update.
    You will need to log out of GeoNet and then log back into GeoNet to see the changes to your GeoNet profile.


Next Steps:

Now that you have updated your GeoNet profile, learn more:

Setting Up Your Profile

Upload Your Profile Photo and Avatar

Modifying Your Profile Privacy Settings

Setup and Change GeoNet Email Preferences

Adding Skills to Your Profile


Additional GeoNet how-to's and resources can be found on the GeoNet Tools & Resources page.

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