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Completing a project is never a straight line – you'll need to make changes along the way. So if you've split your project into sections and need to update them, you always have the option to rename them, rearrange them, or even move them to a new project so they work better for you.

Rename a section

Do you want to reuse a section for a different purpose or noticed a typo in its name? Simply rename it:

If you're using Todoist on a computer - or in a browser on a mobile device - you can quickly and easily change the name of a section by opening the project the section belongs to and then clicking the section's name.
  1. Click on a section’s name.
  2. Type the new name of your section.
  3. Click Save.
  1. Click on a section’s name.
  2. Type the new name of your section.
  3. Click Save.
  1. To the right of a section, tap the android_three-dots-icon.svg three dots icon.
  2. Select Rename Section.
  3. Type the new name of your section.
  4. Tap the android_submit.svg submit icon to save the changes.
  1. To the right of a section, tap the ios_three-dots.svg three dots icon.
  2. Select Rename Section.
  3. Type the new name of your section.
  4. Tap the ios_submit.svg submit icon to save the changes.

Rearrange a section

Would you like to see your section listed in a different position in your project? Easily rearrange it:

Simply drag the section to its new position and let go.

  1. Long press on a section.
  2.  
    • In list view, drag it to its new position and let go.
    • In board view, rearrange sections as required. 
  1. Long press on a section.
  2. Drag it to its new position and let go.

This is only available in the list view. 

Move a section to another project

Added a section to the wrong project or simply need to relocate it? Just move it:

  1. To the right of a section, click the web_three-dots.svg three dots icon.
  2. Select Move section.
  3. Click on the project you want to move your section to. 
  1. To the right of a section, tap the android_three-dots-icon.svg three dots icon.
  2. Select Move section.
  3. Tap on a project to move your section to it.
  1. To the right of a section, tap the ios_three-dots.svg three dots icon.
  2. Select Move section.
  3. Tap on a project to move your section to it.
Done using a section? Simply archive it.