Last Updated on April 17, 2021 by admin
Windows 10 provides you with the flexibility to create as many user accounts as you want and gives an elevated sense of privacy and security. Once you manage to create these accounts, you can keep them password protected. You can also add pictures to your user accounts in order to identify them easily and you can change these pictures any time you want. Whenever you change a user account picture, Windows 10 preserves the previous picture in its log and this log keeps on expanding as you repeatedly change your user account pictures. You can find all the old user account pictures by going to the Settings and then clicking on the Accounts tab. However, some users do not want to see their old user account pictures anymore. In this article, we will explain to you the method through which you can remove the old user account pictures in Windows 10.
Removing the Old User Account Pictures in Windows 10
In order to remove the old user account pictures in Windows 10, you will need to perform the following steps:
Type file explorer in the search section of your taskbar and click on the search result to launch the file explorer window. The newly opened File Explorer window is shown in the following image:
Go to your C drive by double-clicking on its icon located at left pane of your File Explorer window or you can type C: in the search bar of your File Explorer.
Now click on the Users folder as highlighted in the image shown above.
Choose any desired user account whose pictures you want to remove as highlighted in the image shown below:
After choosing the desired account, click on AppData.
Now click on the Roaming folder as highlighted in the image shown above.
Click on the Microsoft folder as highlighted in the following image:
Click on the Windows folder as shown in the image below:
Finally, click on the Account Pictures folder as highlighted in the following image:
Here you will be able to find all those pictures that you have previously set as your account pictures.
Just select the pictures that you want to delete and then press the Delete button in order to throw all these pictures to the Recycle Bin.
In this way, you can remove the old user account pictures from Windows 10s log by following the method discussed in this article. This method is quite simple and convenient to use and you can get your work done within a few seconds just by correctly following all the steps mentioned in this article.