👋 We've unified all of GitHub's product documentation in one place! Check out the content for REST API, GraphQL API, and Developers. Learn more on the GitHub blog.

This version of GitHub Enterprise will be discontinued on This version of GitHub Enterprise was discontinued on 2020-08-20. No patch releases will be made, even for critical security issues. For better performance, improved security, and new features, upgrade to the latest version of GitHub Enterprise. For help with the upgrade, contact GitHub Enterprise support.

Article version: Enterprise Server 2.18

Renaming a team

Team maintainers and organization owners can edit the name and description of a team.

  1. In the top right corner of GitHub Enterprise, click your profile photo, then click Your profile.
    Profile photo
  2. On the left side of your profile page, under "Organizations", click the icon for your organization.
    organization icons
  3. Under your organization name, click Teams.
    Teams tab
  4. On the Teams tab, click the name of the team.
    List of the organization's teams
  5. At the top of the team page, click Settings.
    Team settings tab
  6. Type a new name or description for the team.
    Fields for team name and description
  7. Click Update.

Ask a human

Can't find what you're looking for?

Contact us