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How To Save Orkut Profile Pictures

Save Orkut Profile Pictures

Its a little bit tricky to save profile pictures in orkut, you may have experienced it while saving any profile pictures.

The easy way may be to take a screenshot but here's a more easy way than taking a screenshot. Here's how to do it:

1. Click View;Source or Ctrl+U for viewing the page source.

2. Now press Ctrl+F and in search box type: background and click find.

3. You will now reach at this line :

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4. Copy the Image URL from the above code:

5. And paste it in address bar and save the profile picture or you can simply forward this link to your friends for fun.

Related: Creative Uses Of Orkut For Bloggers

Monday, May 05, 2008 written by

10 Responses to "How To Save Orkut Profile Pictures"


September 25, 2008 at 8:14 AM

I bow down to thee oh great one!

I was not able to save my own profile picture from Orkut, after i found out i had accidentally deleted the original copy. And today i was able to retrieve it, all thanks to you!!!

Arun Shivaram

November 23, 2008 at 6:27 AM

this won't work anymore, cause orkut now embeds the main page in a iframe, take a look at thi easy way instead

antway nice work bro..


January 19, 2009 at 9:58 PM

use opera browser.... simply right click and save.... ezee...


May 16, 2009 at 11:52 AM

Its not with view page source
its with view frame source


September 8, 2009 at 7:59 PM

hey !!!
i can save it but i want to save the photo of original size....same as i uploaded...
u can reply me on


January 17, 2010 at 4:39 PM

not has been removed by orkut.


May 1, 2010 at 8:11 AM

dude but the size of pic is so small.

i want the original pic size

plz help mee

my email id is


May 12, 2010 at 11:08 AM

just right click on the image and click view image info on firefox,all images in that page will be present there and just select the one u want and save it.


May 14, 2010 at 11:19 AM

u save my life today, i delete someone's photo from my mobile whom i love the most and only because of u i got the picture again


February 15, 2011 at 10:37 PM

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