Manage Directory Photos Using Member Tools

Last Updated: 30 October 2019 at 09:43

Policy and Principles

Members can use LDS Tools to upload, remove, or replace their personal directory photo. In addition, heads of household (for just their household), bishopric members, clerks, and ward website administrators can upload, remove, or replace household and individual photos.  

iOS Procedures

Upload a Photo

  1. Select your name from the Directory list.
  2. Select your photo (if one has been previously uploaded), or select the empty photo box by your name. Select either Individual (to upload your individual photo) or Household (to upload a household photo).
  3. Select the camera icon.
  4. Select an option to select a photo:
    • Use Camera (to take a photo with your iPhone or iPad).  Follow your iPhone or iPad instructions to select, discard, or retake the photo.
    • Photo Library (to select a photo from the library of your device). Navigate to the photo library. Select the photo you want.

Note: Adding your photo in LDS Tools will also add it to the Directory on LDS.org.

Delete a Photo

  1. Select your name from the Directory list.
  2. Select your picture.
  3. Select either Individual or Household.
  4. Select the camera icon.
  5. Select Remove Photo, and the photo will be removed.

Note: Removing your photo from LDS Tools will also remove it from the Directory on LDS.org.

Android Procedures

Upload a Photo

  1. Select your name from the Directory list.
  2. Select your picture (if one has been previously uploaded), or select the empty photo box by your name.
  3. Select either Individual (to upload your individual photo) or Household (to upload a household photo).
  4. Select the camera icon.
  5. Select an option to select a photo:
    • Take Photo
    • Select Photo
  6. Crop or rotate the photo as needed.
  7. Select the check mark icon.

Note: Adding your photo in LDS Tools will also add it to the Directory on LDS.org.

Delete a Photo

  1. Select your name from the Directory list.
  2. Select your picture.
  3. Select either Individual or Household.
  4. Select the trash can button.

Note: Removing your photo from LDS Tools will also remove it from the Directory on LDS.org.