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doctl projects [flags]


The subcommands of doctl projects allow you to create, manage, and assign resources to your projects.

Projects allow you to organize your DigitalOcean resources (like Droplets, Spaces, load balancers, domains, and floating IPs) into groups that fit the way you work. You can create projects that align with the applications, environments, and clients that you host on DigitalOcean.


--help, -hHelp for this command
doctldoctl is a command line interface (CLI) for the DigitalOcean API.
doctl projects createCreate a new project
doctl projects deleteDelete the specified project
doctl projects getRetrieve details for a specific project
doctl projects listList existing projects
doctl projects resourcesManage resources assigned to a project
doctl projects updateUpdate an existing project

Global Flags

--access-token, -tAPI V2 access token
--api-url, -uOverride default API endpoint
--config, -cSpecify a custom config file
  • macOS: ${HOME}/Library/Application Support/doctl/config.yaml
  • Linux: ${XDG_CONFIG_HOME}/doctl/config.yaml
  • Windows: %APPDATA%\doctl\config.yaml
--contextSpecify a custom authentication context name
--output, -oDesired output format [text|json]
Default: text
--traceShow a log of network activity while performing a command
Default: false
--verbose, -vEnable verbose output
Default: false