On the left hand side of the user tool bar click User CP. Left column, you will see many options. Click Edit Avatar. How to set up an avatar I have saved on my computer? -Make sure the avatar is the correct size. --Press The Browse Button ----Select the image -----Press Save Changes ------Viola, your avatar is now set. How to set up an avatar that you found around the web? To find out what size the image is, right click and choose properties and find out the size. --When viewing the image on your browser, right click and select Properties. ---Highlight the URL of the image ----Enter the URL into the "Enter Avatar URL" field. -----Press Save Changes ------Viola, your avatar is now set.