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Rename a Project

Occasionally the purpose of your repository will change, or you might for any number of reasons want to change its name. While you can change the name of the root Package in the repository to change the name of the repository itself, you will need to rename the file at the Windows file system level, using Windows Explorer.

Rename an Enterprise Architect project file




If you have the project open, close it.


Ensure no other users have the file open.


Open Windows Explorer and navigate to the project.


Rename the project file using Windows Explorer.


You should keep the file extension to preserve compatibility with the default project type, as installed in the registry at installation time.