Getting started guide

Welcome to the OpenProject Getting started guide.

Here you will learn about the first steps with OpenProject. If you need more detailed explanations of all features, please visit the respective section in our user guide.


Topic Content
Introduction to OpenProject Get an introduction about project management with OpenProject.
Sign in and registration Find out how you can register and sign in to OpenProject.
Create a project How to create and set up a new project.
Invite team members How to invite new members.
Work packages Learn how to create and edit work packages.
Gantt chart Find out how to create a project plan.
Boards How to work with agile boards.
My account How to configure my account.
My page Find out more about a personal my page dashboard.

6 steps to get started

Watch a short 3-minute introduction video to get started with OpenProject in 6 easy steps:

  1. Create a project
  2. Add team members
  3. Create work packages
  4. Create a project plan
  5. Filter, group and generate reports
  6. Create an agile board

OpenProject product demo video

Watch a comprehensive OpenProject product introduction video to learn how to work with OpenProject using traditional and agile project management.