The category that won’t die

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    writersrest
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    When I was new to wordpress, I unintentionally created a category named “1.” Although I have deleted it at least 12 times, it returns every time. Worse, it seems to be the default category. There are no posts attached to it. How do I get rid of it?

    The blog I need help with is edmundsle.wordpress.com.

    #417561

    Set a different category as the default at settings > writing. Then you should be able to delete it and it will stay gone.

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    writersrest
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    Thank you for the prompt and helpful reply. I changed the setting as you advised and am sure problem is solved.

    #417570

    You’re welcome.

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