How to remove Uncategorized category

How do I remove the following category “Uncategorized”, it was added automatically into my discourse. When I go to delete it says “Can’t delete uncategorized”.

Why does this happen and how can I solve this issue

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Please read Deleting Uncategorized Categories

You can disable the site setting allow uncategorized topics, in this way you can’t see that category and your users need to choose a category to open new topics

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