Set user preferences

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From your profile page, you can change your picture or other account preferences. In this article, learn how to complete the following tasks:

  • Change your picture
  • Change your display name
  • Change your preferred email
  • Change your directory
  • Change your locale settings - Locale settings include language, date and time pattern, time zone, and user interface theme.

Change profile settings

Note

To enable the new user interface for the Project Permissions Settings Page, see Enable preview features.

  1. To change your user preferences, open your profile menu, and then select Azure DevOps profile.

    Open Azure DevOps profile

  2. From the About page, you can change your profile picture, change your display name, contact information, and country. Select Save.

    Edit the About page

  3. From your profile menu, select the ... next to Azure DevOps profile, and then select Switch directory.

    Switch your Azure Active Directory

    Select a different directory, and then select Switch.

    Select a different directory, and then select Switch

  4. From the Time and Locale page, you can change your preferred language, date and time pattern, and time zone. Select Save.

    Set time and locale preferences

  1. To change your user preferences, open your profile menu, and then select My profile.

    Select your profile menu, and then My profile

  2. From the General tab, you can change your profile picture, change your display name, contact information, and whether or not borders appear on work item forms for fields.

    General user settings

  3. From the Locale tab, you can change your preferred language, date and time pattern, and time zone.

    Change locale

  4. To change your UI theme, go back to your profile menu and select Theme. Choose between Dark and Light.

    Change the theme to dark or light

  1. To change your user preferences, open your profile menu.

    Open Profile menu

  2. Choose Edit profile.

    Choose Edit

  3. From the About page, you can change your profile picture, change your display name, contact information, and country.

    Choose Edit

  4. From the Preferences page, you can change your preferred language, date and time pattern, time zone, UI theme, and whether or not borders appear on work item forms for fields.

    Choose Edit