Delete Custom Picklists

To delete one or more custom picklists, do the procedure in this topic.


Good to Know

  • Standard (out of the box) picklists cannot be deleted. You can create custom picklist items in a standard picklist, but only the custom picklist items can be deleted.
  • When a custom picklist is deleted, all the picklist items are also deleted.

How to Start

  1. Click App Builder.

    Build Apps screen
  2. On the App Explorer screen, click Data Entities.

    Click Data Entities Screen
  3. On the Data Entities Home screen, click Picklists.

    Click Picklists screen


  1. Do one of these:
    • To delete more than one custom picklist, do this procedure.
      1. On the Picklists screen, select your custom picklists.
      2. On the right side of the screen, click the Ellipses (...).
      3. Click Delete Picklists Delete Picklists icon.
    • To delete one custom picklist, do this procedure.
      1. Click your custom picklist.
      2. On the custom picklist screen, click Delete Picklist Delete Picklist icon.