How to change a local repository name on GitHub for Windows

I’m currently using GitHub for Windows to track a few local repositories. However, I’m having a slight problem: whenever I drag and drop a folder I want to track into the UI, the repo automatically takes the name of the folder.

E.g. the following repo is based on a folder called “v2”:

Example repo name

How can I change the repo name to better reflect the project name, without modifying the target folder?

Thanks a ton!

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