How To Add Already Existing Board To Team Trello

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In this article, I will walk you through the necessary steps to add an existing board to a team on Trello, explaining how this can benefit collaboration and increase productivity. Additionally, I will provide some personal tips and insights to enhance the process.

Step 1: Accessing the Team Page

To begin, open the Trello website and log in to your account. Once logged in, navigate to the team page where you want to add the board. If you are not already a member of the team, you may need to request access or be invited by the team admin.

Step 2: Click on “Boards” Tab

On the team page, click on the “Boards” tab located at the top of the page. This will display all the boards associated with the team.

Step 3: Click on “Create new board” button

At the top-right corner of the “Boards” page, you will find a button labeled “Create new board”. Click on this button to open a dropdown menu with additional options.

Step 4: Select “Add an existing board” option

In the dropdown menu, select the “Add an existing board” option. This will open a dialog box where you can search for and select the board you want to add to the team.

Step 5: Search for the board

In the dialog box, start typing the name of the board you want to add. Trello will automatically display a list of boards that match your search query. If you know the exact name of the board, this will make the search process faster.

Step 6: Select the board

Once you have located the board you want to add, click on it to select it. You will see a preview of the board and its current members.

Step 7: Confirm the addition

After selecting the board, you will be prompted to confirm the addition. Take a moment to review the board details and ensure that you are adding the correct board. Once you are sure, click on the “Add” button to complete the process.

Voila! The board has now been successfully added to your team on Trello. You and your team members can now access and collaborate on the board within the team environment.


Adding an already existing board to a team on Trello is a straightforward process that can enhance team collaboration and organization. By following the steps outlined in this article, you can easily add a board to your team and enjoy the benefits of centralized project management. Remember to double-check the board details before confirming the addition to ensure that you are adding the correct board. Happy collaborating!