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I'd like to remove several "smart lists" from my Facebook account. On the lists page, I'm able to remove custom-made lists using the dropdown menu (pencil icon), but smart lists created by Facebook cannot be deleted this way.

Is there a way to remove these lists? I've already removed the associated profile entries from my account (for example, college/university pages), but the smart lists of people who attended them were not removed.

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According to Facebook, you can't delete smart lists:

Note: You can’t delete default lists, but you can hide them from your home page. These lists will also stop appearing on your home page if you don't use them.

You can archive them, so they stop posting things. They will still be accessible through > lists.

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That's a shame. Thank you for your response, though. –  Matt Jan 12 '12 at 21:44

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