remove profile picture

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Hi experts

i have a requirement to delete profile picture of an outlook account.

OWA is disabled in my environment so i cannot conenct to the remote user.


will the below powershell command can i remove the profile picture

Remove-UserPhoto ""

4 Replies

In general it depends on how the photo was set, but yes, Remove-UserPhoto will remove it from any Exchange-related clients.

best response confirmed by Rising Flight (Frequent Contributor)

Yes, this commandlet will remove the user photo.


more details here:

It is not allow me to remove my profile picture and I do not know what to do so can I have so help



I have executed your steps succesfully. I want to remove photos for multiple users on their teams profiles, maybe it just takes time but I have read that the teams profile photo is synced from owa web app profile photo.


Do you know if this is correct?


Thank you very much