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Register Projects

In a personal folder, users can register one or more Projects they currently work on. Projects in openBIS only have a Description field, no additional fields can be added.


  1. Navigate to the relevant Space in the Lab Notebook menu and click the + New Project button.
  2. Should you have an empty page, select Show Identification Info and Show Description from the More… dropdown
  3. Projects do not have a Name field, but only Code. Codes can only take alphanumeric characters and no spaces.Codes are prettified in the Main Menu.
  4. Enter a Description for the project.
  5. Click Save on top of the form.


In the More… dropdown you have additional options on what you can do in the Project folder, as shown below.