Profile settings

Make the most of your Asana profile by personalizing your preferences and setting up a customized experience with everything from notifications to your profile picture.

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To access Profile settings:

  1. From the top bar, click on your profile photo
  2. Select Settings from the drop-down menu
  3. Select Profile
profile tab

From the Profile tab, you can:

  1. Change your profile photo
  2. Change your profile name
  3. Add your preferred pronouns
  4. Add your job title
  5. Add your department or team
  6. Add a brief description about yourself in the About me field
  7. Set yourself as out of office
  8. Choose to enable push notifications while you're away

Profile name and photo

A profile name and photo helps your team identify who you are. Your profile name and photo will appear:

We accept the following file types under 5MB:

  • PNG
  • JPEG
  • GIF
  • BMP

It's best if the image is square and at least 128x128px, but not necessary.

If you do not upload a photo, we will use your initials as a placeholder.

About me

Add a quick summary of who you are or what you do in the About me section of your profile.

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The information from your About me section of your profile can be seen whenever you hover over your profile photo.

Out of office

When you’re not going to be working or available to collaborate with your teammates, use the out of office indicator to let them know.

This is an account-wide setting, so you will appear as away in all of the organizations and workspaces you belong to.

set as away

From your Profile tab:

  1. Activate Out of office
  2. Enter the first and last day you'll be away
  3. Tick to enable push notifications whilst you're away
  4. Preview your changes
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Once you’ve set your status as out of office, your profile photo will appear dimmed, and your out of office status will appear whenever anyone hovers over your profile photo.

For more information on how to set up your profile, read this article. 

"Away through today" means that person is out today and will back tomorrow. "Away through Monday" means that they will be back on Tuesday.

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