How To Download Profile Pictures From Discord

With more than 130 million users, Discord managed to become one the most popular platform for gamers to hang out. Since 2017, the number of users tripled and it only keeps increasing. The growth of this social platform came after they announced their partnership with Xbox and Spotify at the beginning of 2018. 

This allowed users to play across different consoles and still connect on Discord. As a result, more and more people started downloading this social platform. 

Because of how many people use Discord daily, you will definitely end up spotting a unique profile picture. The moment you see it, you will want to take it. But, that’s where the problem begins. How do you download that picture for yourself?

That’s why we made this guide for you. Downloading pictures from discord is a piece of cake. You don’t need any special programming skills to do it. Anyone can download it. All you have to do is follow these simple steps and you will have your picture ready in no-time. 

Here is how you can download your favorite picture someone else has on their profile. 

Step 1

Open your discord and press CTRL+SHIFT+i to open up the inspector. The inspector will appear on the right side of your screen. Here is how it looks like. 

Step 2

 Find the profile picture you want to download and press on the person who has that profile picture. Next, press on “View profile” to see the picture up close. 

Step 3 

 This is the window you want to open. Here you can see the biggest size of the profile picture Discord can provide.

Step 4

 Press on the first icon in the inspector. You can see the icon in the screenshot below. If you want a shortcut, you can press CTRL+SHIFT+C. 

Step 5

 Now, click on the image in Discord. The inspector will show you the code for that exact image.


Step 6

 Once you’ve selected the image, the code for that image will appear in the inspector. You are looking for the code that starts with “image:” and “https”. If you can’t find it see the screenshot below.

Step 7

 Select the code properly. Make sure to select from “https” to “size=256”. Don’t miss any number or letter. If you do, it won’t work. So, select the code correctly.

Step 8

Copy-paste the code into your web browser. Now here, you will want to change two things. First, you will delete “webp” and “256”. You will want to replace them with “png” and “1024”. See the screenshot below. We’ve selected the 1024 image size because that’s the biggest size Discord can provide. You can’t get a bigger picture than that. 


That’s it! Now you know how to download profile pictures on Discord.   


Countless people use Discord every day. With the partnership with Xbox, even more people use it. It is only normal to come across a profile picture you like. After all, there are many unique pictures out there. That is why this guide can help you out. Now that you know how to download the pictures, you can go ahead and download some more. There is no longer a picture you can’t have. Everything is within reach. The more pictures you can download the better. You will eventually find the perfect pic to use as your profile picture.