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Why is my Discord PFP blurry

Discord is a communication platform where people interact with each other and can identify you through your account PFP which is known as Profile Picture. Most Discord users change their profile pictures according to their interests and mood swings which change time by time. Anyhow, it should be clear which type of PFP you want to use.

In this tutorial, you will learn about why your Discord PFP is blurry and how to fix it on the Discord desktop and mobile application. So, let’s start!

Why is my Discord PFP blurry?

Many users have problems with their PFP as when they upload an image to the Discord application, it turns blurry. This is due to some reasons such as the bad image quality, the size of an image is not stable whether it is too small or too large. While uploading the image through mobile, PFP can also turn out to be blurry because of the poor compression or image scaling.

However, you can overcome this problem by uploading your PFP through the official Discord website.

How to fix blurry PFP on Discord Desktop?

To fix the blurry Profile Picture for the Discord desktop application, follow the given below steps.

Step 1: Open Discord web application

First of all, open your favorite browser, and go to Discord’s official website and “Login” to your account:

Step 2: Open User Settings

After that, go to “User Settings” by clicking on the gear icon at the bottom next to your user name:

Next, click on the “User Profile” category from the “User SETTINGS”:

Step 3: Change PFP

You will now see a “User Profile” window on your screen. Click on the “Change Avatar” button to change the current PFP:

Then, you can “Upload Image” from your system or “Try animated avatar” for your PFP. In our case, we will upload a picture from our PC:

Select an image that you want to upload as PFP and click on the “Open” button:

Step 4: Save Changes

Now, hit the “Save Changes” button and press the “Esc” key from the keyboard to exit:

As you can see, the clear PFP is uploaded successfully for our Discord account:

Let’s move to the method to fix the blurry PFP on the Discord Mobile application.

How to fix blurry PFP on Discord Mobile?

If you are a Discord mobile user, you can also fix PFP blurry issues by following these steps.

Step 1: Open Discord web application

Launch the browser on your mobile and open the Discord login page, enter your EMAIL OR PHONE NUMBER and PASSWORD. Then tap on the “Login” button:

Step 2: Open User Settings

Next, tap on the gear icon that is present on the bottom-right side of the screen and open the “User Settings”:

The “USER SETTINGS” menu will now appear on your screen. From there, tap on “User Profile”:

Step 3: Change Discord PFP

Then, tap on the “Change Avatar” button from the “User Profile” manual:

Select between the two options: “Upload Image” or “Try animated avatar”. In our case, we will upload PFP from our mobile device, so we will go with the first option:

Next, select desired image from your phone gallery and tap on “Done”:

Discord enables you to resize or center the image according to your choice. After performing the desired changes, tap on “Apply” to upload the image:

Step 4: Save Changes

Now, tap on “Save Changes” to save changes:

As you can see, we have successfully set a clear PFP for our Discord account:

We have compiled the method to fix the Discord blurry PFP on the Discord desktop and mobile application.

Conclusion

To fix the Discord blurry PFP in desktop and mobile application, firstly open your favorite browser, go to Discord’s official website, and log in to your account. After doing so, go to “User Settings”, open “User Profile” and click on “Change Avatar”. Then, upload the image from your device and click on the “Apply” button, “Save changes” and view the PFP. This tutorial discussed the procedure to fix the blurry PFP on Discord desktop and mobile application.

About the author

Sharqa Hameed

I am a Linux enthusiast, I love to read Every Linux blog on the internet. I hold masters degree in computer science and am passionate about learning and teaching.