Use Two Different Profile Pictures on Facebook

Yes you can use Two Different Profile Pictures on Facebook, Anxious to know how ? Stay with me and i will show you.

The Bug Was Originally Founded by Khalil (Security Researcher)
UPDATE: The Bug Seems to be Fixed

Here in this Facebook Trick i will show you how to Use Two Different Profile Pictures on Facebook, Check out the Below Picture to get more Idea.

Use Two Different Profile Pictures on Facebook

In the Above Picture You will notice that The Profile picture on my timeline and the Profile Picture in my Status are Different. Let us See how it is done.

Steps to Use Two Different Profile Pictures on Facebook

Step 1: First you have to Open your Timeline and Open your Profile Picture Album by clicking on Photos Tab, Choose a Picture that you want as another Profile Picture.

Step 2: Open that Picture in a New Window By Holding Ctrl and Clicking on it.

Step 3: Now Check the URL of that Picture, you will get something like below URL

All you have to do is Copy the fbid, Here in the above url, my photo fbid is 491366447588908.

Step 4: Open your Timeline, hover your mouse on your Profile Picture, you will see  Edit Profile Picture Option,Click on it and Select Edit Thumbnail.

Step 5: A popup window will appear, now Right Click on your Profile Picture and Choose Inspect Element,

Use Two Pofile Pictures on Facebook

Scroll down till you find <form action=””

Step 6: Now click on the Small arrow to Expand the Code Further.

Use Two Profile pictures on Facebook

Scroll down a bit, you will find <input type=”hidden” autocomplete=”off” name=”photo_fbid” value=”491366447588908“>

Now all You need to do is Replace the Current fbid Value with the one you Copied earlier in Step 3, You can do it by Double Clicking on the Current fbid Value and Replace it with the one you Copied earlier which is in my case :491366447588908.

Step 7: Click anywhere , Close Inspect Element Window and Now Click on Save, All Done, Now Check your timeline, update any status and you will see Different Profile Picture.

Step 8: Liked it? Learned Something new ? Then its time to Let your Friends Know about it. Have Fun!!!


  1. Reply girll May 15, 2016 at 5:19 pm

    not working, need a specific browser or what??

  2. Reply usama waheed January 27, 2015 at 10:40 pm

    very nice keep it up working 100%

  3. Reply Sameer Singh December 22, 2014 at 1:59 pm

    Thanks for this nice tips. going to try them. very helpful.

  4. Reply pintu December 13, 2014 at 10:26 am

    thanks for post it’s working

  5. Reply Rashedul islam December 1, 2014 at 4:06 pm

    Awesome tricks man. thanks a lot

  6. Reply Muhammad Subel November 5, 2014 at 3:04 pm

    This is only for me. Two different profile didn’t see public or another friend. Otherwise nice tricks…. :)

  7. Reply saroj October 16, 2014 at 11:37 am

    step no 6 not finding

  8. Reply Subina October 7, 2014 at 11:30 pm

    Didn’t work… bt it sounds so cool !!

  9. Reply manish bhardwaj September 22, 2014 at 2:07 pm

    itz n0t w0rkinG dude

    • Reply jigar Tank September 22, 2014 at 3:09 pm

      Its been already patched, you can see i have mentioned in the Post already

  10. Reply rahul September 10, 2014 at 1:41 pm

    its not working dude

  11. Reply free Facebook timeliine covers September 5, 2014 at 5:12 pm

    You have shared great information about sharing 2 different profile picture on facebook. What about the facebook timeline cover picture?

  12. Reply ajay September 1, 2014 at 9:24 am

    cool trick, now fixed

  13. Reply Krishna Ahire August 21, 2014 at 4:50 pm

    When I hover on my profile photo, its not asking for edit photo, it just says upload new photo.

  14. Reply Atul Saxena May 2, 2014 at 12:31 pm

    IT is not WORKING dude….??????????

  15. Reply Zohaib Iqbal Abbasi April 26, 2014 at 5:22 am

    its not working :( can you please tell me what problem may be there ?

  16. Reply Sumit Singh April 21, 2014 at 5:21 pm

    awesome trick………..

  17. Reply Yassine EL MAADINE March 26, 2014 at 5:30 am

    not working with me , when i cilick save it say Unable to process your request.

  18. Reply Arvind Bharti February 12, 2014 at 10:47 pm

    I tried it and it works, but there is a little problem……… When we reload the page this change in not applied. How to make this change permanent on my profile.

  19. Reply deval koradiya January 25, 2014 at 7:39 pm

    Upppsss …..!!!! Ye work nahi kar raha he

  20. Reply Arsalan January 21, 2014 at 2:05 am

    Not working now :(

  21. Reply tdharmaputhiran January 19, 2014 at 9:10 pm

    how do i identify the form action

  22. Reply poor guy January 18, 2014 at 11:32 pm

    ya they provided a Pic_key now… its not working now

  23. Reply Shovan Modak January 14, 2014 at 12:22 pm

    Not working…! :(

    • Reply jigar Tank January 14, 2014 at 6:55 pm

      I guess Now the Bug is Fixed by Facebook. Sadly you stumbled on here a bit late.

  24. Reply nikihl January 12, 2014 at 2:57 pm

    very good website.

  25. Reply TAruN January 11, 2014 at 9:06 pm

    not working anymore…if its working try to make a video

  26. Reply nplz boy January 9, 2014 at 9:08 am

    …. PATCH …

    • Reply jigar Tank January 9, 2014 at 10:24 am

      Nope, not Yet Patched, I can still see Different Profile Pictures on my Timeline.

  27. Reply Vinay Vernekar January 6, 2014 at 9:03 am

    It’s only for one session and visible only to you, not others…

    • Reply Naman Distro January 7, 2014 at 12:06 am

      No it works perfectly in all your cases i guess u shld try that n thn comment

  28. Reply Harmeet January 5, 2014 at 1:15 pm

    Nice trick :P

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