# Method: photos.updateProfilePhoto

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Installs a previously uploaded photo as a profile photo.

# Parameters:

Name Type Description Required
id MessageMedia, Update, Message or InputPhoto Input photo Optional

# Return type: photos.Photo

# Can bots use this method: NO

# MadelineProto Example (now async for huge speed and parallelism!):

if (!file_exists('madeline.php')) {
    copy('https://phar.madelineproto.xyz/madeline.php', 'madeline.php');
include 'madeline.php';

$MadelineProto = new \danog\MadelineProto\API('session.madeline');

$photos_Photo = $MadelineProto->photos->updateProfilePhoto(['id' => InputPhoto, ]);

Or, if you’re into Lua:

photos_Photo = photos.updateProfilePhoto({id=InputPhoto, })

# Errors

Code Type Description
400 FILE_PARTS_INVALID The number of file parts is invalid
400 IMAGE_PROCESS_FAILED Failure while processing image
400 LOCATION_INVALID The provided location is invalid
400 PHOTO_CROP_SIZE_SMALL Photo is too small
400 PHOTO_EXT_INVALID The extension of the photo is invalid
400 PHOTO_ID_INVALID Photo ID invalid
406 AUTH_KEY_DUPLICATED An auth key with the same ID was already generated
-500 No workers running Internal error
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