You can change the status of a project if you have permissions to Manage the project.
For more information about project permissions, see "Understanding Project Permissions."
- Navigate to the project that contains the status you want to update.
- In the project header, click the drop-down arrow next to the current status, then select a new status.
Click Edit Project, then select a new status in the Status field, then click Save Changes.
NOTE You cannot select the Complete status for a project, or any other status that equates Complete, unless all tasks and issues are completed on the project.