Transfer project ownership?

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Chris Rummel

06 Jul, 2015 07:57 PM

Is there any way to transfer project ownership to another GitHub account or does the new account just have to make its own copy of the build? We started our build with my own account and we'd like to move it to the long-term owner of the project.


  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Feodor Fitsner on 06 Jul, 2015 08:41 PM

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    Hi Chris,

    We can move the project between accounts. Just tell me source and destination account names.

  2. 2 Posted by Chris Rummel on 06 Jul, 2015 08:43 PM

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    Hi Feodor,

    The project is My GitHub username is crummel and the one we'd like to move it to is dcarroll. Thanks a lot for the help!


  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Feodor Fitsner on 06 Jul, 2015 08:47 PM

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    It's been moved.

  4. 4 Posted by Chris Rummel on 06 Jul, 2015 08:48 PM

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  5. 5 Posted by James on 02 May, 2018 02:23 PM

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    Hello Feodor, et al:

    I was hoping that you could do the same for me as you did for Chris Rummel.

    The project I own is at, and I would like to transfer ownership to

    Any efforts we can make towards this, would be appreciated. Let me know how I can assist.


  6. Support Staff 6 Posted by Ilya Finkelshte... on 02 May, 2018 07:39 PM

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    We can transfer AppVeyor project to another AppVeyor account, not to GitHub account. It is like strictly typed :) So we need name of the target AppVeyor account. In many cases we do not ask this, because often it is easy to guess what AppVeyor account is linked to the specific GitHub account. In this case I am not 100% sure. I suppose it is AppVeyor account called AppVeyorDashAdmin, but need you to clarify.

    Also we need to be sure that owner or admin of the target account is aware of this transfer. For that please request this move with email to team at and CC to the target account's owner.


  7. 7 Posted by James on 02 May, 2018 08:10 PM

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    Thank you, Ilya. I have emailed as per your suggestion.

  8. Support Staff 8 Posted by Ilya Finkelshte... on 03 May, 2018 12:00 AM

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    Got your email, done.

  9. Ilya Finkelshteyn closed this discussion on 25 Aug, 2018 02:28 AM.

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