Change the color of a project

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Brighten up and organize your Todoist by color-coding your projects. Here's how:

  1. Hover over the project you want to change and click on the three dots icon that appears to the right of its name.
  2. Select Edit project.
  3. Select the color you want for your project from the Project color drop-down menu.
  4. Click Save.

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  1. At the top left of your Todoist, tap the menu icon.
  2. At the bottom of your project list, tap Manage projects.
  3. Tap the project you want to change the color of.
  4. Tap the three dots icon in the top-right corner.
  5. Tap Edit.
  6. Tap the color dot/color name and select the color you want for your project.
  7. Tap the send icon in the top-right corner to save the changes.
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  1. Swipe the name of the project you want to change the color of from right to left.
  2. Tap the pencil icon.
  3. Tap the color dot/name and select the color of your choice.
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If your iOS device is using version iOS 13 or above, you can also change the color of a project through the project's context menu.
  1. Click on the project you want to change the color of.
  2. Click on the three dots icon in the top right.
  3. Select Edit project from the drop-down menu.
  4. Click the color square you would like to select.
  5. Click Save.
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