Deleting Boards, Sections, and Board Groups

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Need to rework the way your content is organized? Learn to delete Boards, Sections, and Board Groups here, with additional assurance that none of your Cards will be deleted, only the way you had them organized.

How to Delete Boards

  1. Navigate to the web app (app.getguru.com) and select 'Knowledge' from the left navigation bar. Click the appropriate Collection.
  2. Select the Board you would like to delete.
  3. Click the pencil icon to edit the Board.
  4. Click the trash can icon to delete the Board.
    • Deleting the Board does not delete the Cards within it, just the structure.
  5. Confirm that the Board should be deleted.
    • Once confirmed, the Board cannot be retrieved or restored.

How to Delete Sections

  1. Navigate to the web app (www.app.getguru.com) and select 'Knowledge' from the left navigation bar. Click the appropriate Collection.
  2. Select the Board that contains the Section you would like to delete.
  3. Click the pencil icon to edit the Board.
  4. Place your cursor over the Section you would like to delete and click on the trash can icon.
    • Deleting a Section will delete the Cards that were in that Section from the given Board, but it will not delete the Cards from Guru.
  5. Confirm that the Section should be deleted.

How to Delete Board Groups

  1. Navigate to the web app (www.app.getguru.com) and select 'Knowledge' from left navigation bar. Click the appropriate Collection.
  2. Click the Board Group you would like to delete, displaying all Boards in that Board Group.
  3. Click on the pencil icon next to the Board Group's name.
  4. In the pop-up window, select the pink 'Delete Board Group' button.

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  • Deleting the Board Group will move all the Boards previously contained in the Board Group to the bottom of your master Boards view/list, but will not delete the Boards.
  1. Confirm that the Board Group should be deleted.
    • Once confirmed, the Board Group cannot be retrieved.