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Editing a project (classic)

You can edit the title and description of an existing classic project.


  • Projects, the all-new projects experience, is now available. For more information about Projects, see "About Projects."
  • You can only create a new classic project board for an organization, repository, or user that already has at least one classic project board. If you're unable to create a classic project board, create a project instead.

Tip: For details on adding, removing, or editing columns in your classic project, see "Creating a project (classic)."

  1. Navigate to the classic project you want to edit.

  2. On the top-right side of the classic project, click Menu.

  3. Click , then click Edit.

    Screenshot showing the project menu. The edit option is highlighted with an orange outline.

  4. Modify the classic project name and description as needed, then click Save project.

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