How To Unarchive A Card In Trello

Unarchiving a card in Trello

If you’ve ever accidentally archived a card in Trello, or simply changed your mind about keeping a card archived, this guide is for you. It will walk you through the process of unarchiving a card in a few simple steps.

What does Archiving Mean in Trello?

Archiving in Trello allows you to clean up your boards without losing the information in the cards. An archived card is hidden from the board but can still be accessed and unarchived when needed.

How to Unarchive a Card

Unarchiving a card in Trello is a straightforward process. Here’s how:

  • Step 1: From the Trello main board, click on the ‘Show Menu’ button on the upper right corner of the board.
  • Step 2: Click on ‘More’ from the dropdown menu.
  • Step 3: From the resulting options, click on ‘Archived Items.’
  • Step 4: This will open a list of all your archived cards. Find the card you want to unarchive and click on it.
  • Step 5: In the card’s menu, click on the ‘Send to Board’ button. This will unarchive the card and send it back to the board.


And there you have it! You’ve successfully unarchived a card in Trello. The card will now appear back on your board, and you can continue to add to or edit the card as you wish. Archiving and unarchiving are great features in Trello that help keep your boards de-cluttered while still maintaining all of the essential details.