Method: photos.uploadProfilePhoto

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Name Type Required
file InputFile Yes

Return type: photos_Photo

Can bots use this method: NO

Errors this method can return:

Error Description
FILE_PART_0_MISSING File part 0 missing
FILE_PARTS_INVALID The number of file parts is invalid
IMAGE_PROCESS_FAILED Failure while processing image
PHOTO_CROP_SIZE_SMALL Photo is too small
PHOTO_EXT_INVALID The extension of the photo is invalid


$MadelineProto = new \danog\MadelineProto\API();
if (isset($number)) { // Login as a user
    $sentCode = $MadelineProto->phone_login($number);
    echo 'Enter the code you received: ';
    $code = '';
    for ($x = 0; $x < $sentCode['type']['length']; $x++) {
        $code .= fgetc(STDIN);

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

Or, if you’re using the PWRTelegram HTTP API:

As a user:



file - Json encoded InputFile

Or, if you’re into Lua:

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