How To Change Board Name In Trello

If you are a new Trello user and having trouble renaming your board, or if you are a seasoned user in need of a quick refresher on how to change board names, this blog post will provide a step-by-step guide on efficiently altering the name of your board in Trello.

Before we delve into the process, you might be wondering why changing the board name is important. Well, a board’s name is a crucial component of its identity. It helps you quickly identify and distinguish it from other boards. This can be especially useful if you have multiple boards for different projects or workflows.

Steps to change the board name in Trello

Accessing your board

Firstly, you need to log into your Trello account. Once you are logged in, locate the board you want to rename. If it’s one of your recent boards, you’ll find it on your home page. But in case you can’t see it immediately, you can use the search bar at the top of the page.

Changing the board name

After clicking on your chosen board, you should now be able to see its main page. Proceed to the top of the page where the name of the board is displayed. Click on the name of the board, this will bring a pop-up where you can edit the board name.

Simply clear the current name and type in your new preferred name. Once you have typed in your new board name, don’t forget to click on the “Save” button, or hit Enter on your keyboard. And voila! You have successfully changed the name of your board.

Note: Your new board name should not exceed 163 characters as this is the max limit set by Trello.


And that’s it! Changing the board name in Trello is as simple as that. While it may seem minor, keeping your board names accurate and up-to-date can greatly improve your organization and productivity. So go ahead, log into your Trello account, and start organizing!