Is there any way to set the name for the default branch of new repositories?

Hi there,
I renamed all my master branches to main, because that is what a lot of the git systems do nowadays.
But I cannot find any way to set the default name for new repositories. I will always be master. So first thing I have to do is going through the rename process again…

For self-managed instances this can be configured by an administrator: Branches | GitLab

Admin Area > Settings > Repository

Adjust Default initial branch name

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Hmm… so not in the cloud version.
What I can do, though, is create a group ‘my default group’. Then I can set the initial branch name there, and create all my new projects in that group.
Would that work?

EDIT: yes, that works. Just tried it.

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