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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" and for information about migrating your classic project, see "Migrating from Projects (classic)."
  • You can only create a new classic project board for an organization, user, or repository that already has at least one classic project board. If you're unable to create a classic project board, create a project board 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. Edit option in drop-down menu from project board sidebar
  4. Modify the classic project name and description as needed, then click Save project. Fields with the project board name and description, and Save project button

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