An icon is on my top panel and it cant be deleted

Asked by dustbindiva on 2015-10-26

It's the globe icon but not the Firefox browser globe icon. I cannot get it off the panel and I cannot change the panel by right clicking on it. The globe icon is a web page that I looked at but I did not bookmark it. I dont know why it is on my panel.. Any ideas?

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dustbindiva
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2015-10-27
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2015-10-27
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2015-10-27

Do you get a text box if you hover the cursor over itit. Can you please give a screens hot to highlight the issue (or just the portion of the screen). You can use imageshack or similar to make a URL out of the image.

Thanks

Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #3

Have you tried right clicking the icon while pressing the alt key?

Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #5

Did you try the RIGHT click with alt? This should not immediately open the page but show a pop-up.

dustbindiva (dustbindiva) said : #6

I solved the problem of the irascible icon on the top panel. I deleted the information in the dialog box shown above here, and closed the browser. This morning when I booted up it was gone.