# Method: photos.uploadProfilePhoto

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Updates current user profile photo.

# Parameters:

Name Type Description Required
file File path or InputFile File saved in parts by means of upload.saveFilePart method Optional
video File path or InputFile   Optional
video_start_ts double   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');
$MadelineProto->start();

$photos_Photo = $MadelineProto->photos->uploadProfilePhoto(['file' => InputFile, 'video' => InputFile, 'video_start_ts' => double, ]);

Or, if you’re into Lua:

photos_Photo = photos.uploadProfilePhoto({file=InputFile, video=InputFile, video_start_ts=double, })

# Errors

Code Type Description
400 FILE_PARTS_INVALID The number of file parts is invalid
400 IMAGE_PROCESS_FAILED Failure while processing image
400 PHOTO_CROP_FILE_MISSING Photo crop file missing
400 PHOTO_CROP_SIZE_SMALL Photo is too small
400 PHOTO_EXT_INVALID The extension of the photo is invalid
400 PHOTO_FILE_MISSING Profile photo file missing
400 VIDEO_FILE_INVALID The specified video file is invalid
-503 Timeout Timeout while fetching data
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