calendar widget on desktop windows 10?

I have a calendar widget on my desktop, windows 10 and I am wondering how do I remove it?  I have no idea how it got there and I need assistance with removing this item from the desktop.  How do I remove this intruder?
thanks,
capreol
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Start, look at icons, Calendar is one of the icons: Turn the live tile OFF.
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capreolAuthor Commented:
Thanks John.  However, that did not work.  The widget (I guess that is what it is called) is on the desktop...showing the full month of November and I am unable to remove it.  I would very much like to remove this intruder.
thanks,
capreol
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Can you post a screen shot?  I cannot replicate what you have. Windows 10 does not have widgets.
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capreolAuthor Commented:
I do not know how to post a screen shot.  If I did know how to do that I would.
thanks,
capreol
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Use the Snipping tool in Windows 10. capture the screen (just enough to show what is going on), save it and post it here (Attach File function, browse your computer for the file, give it a name, click in the post and choose Embed).
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capreolAuthor Commented:
I used the snipping tool and captured the screen...it is now an icon on my desktop.  However, I was not able to post the screen capture in this report.  I believe that is due to built in protection in this system.  My guess is that I will have to live with that calendar sitting in the background on the desktop.  What is your take on this?  Normally, I would not be concerned about this aberration but it is my main computer and it is an annoyance to say the least.  Lots of things related to Windows 10 that we are discovering and this is just one of them.  
thanks,
capreol
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
If it is truly an Icon, you should be just able to delete it. I can delete any icon on my Windows 10 desktop.

Does it look like this?

Windows-10-Calendar-Icon
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capreolAuthor Commented:
It is not an icon.  It looks like what we used to call a widget.  How it got there I have no idea.  One thing I can add is that I am using a program called Fences that assists in organizing the icons on the desktop.  It may well be that the program called Fences is producing this item on the desktop.
thanks,
capreol
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
It must be something like that. There are no widgets in Windows 10. If it came from Windows 10, you could unpin it. Since you cannot do anything with it, it must have come from something you installed.
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capreolAuthor Commented:
thanks John.  I will give that a try tomorrow.  First thing I will do is to try to uninstall Fences.
capreol
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capreolAuthor Commented:
I removed Fences.  That did not solve the problem.  The calendar is still there...looks like it is immovable.  Not sure what to do next.  This is a tricky problem.  
capreol
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Try running SFC /SCANNOW, but it seems unlikely SFC will get rid of the calendar.

Make a new, test Windows User Profile (Account). Log into the new account and see if the icon persists in the new account. If not, save the documents in your profile, make a new main profile and restore the documents to the new profile.
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McKnifeCommented:
"I used the snipping tool and captured the screen...it is now an icon on my desktop" - use the snipping tool again, capture the screen, save your capture to your pictures folder using the disk icon. Next use "attach file" below your response and upload that picture. There's no way it could go wrong. If the picture is uploaded, someone will help.
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capreolAuthor Commented:
This attachment was produced by using the snipping tool.  This is the calendar that is on my desktop...I have no idea how it got there and I very much would like to remove it.  Do you have any ideas as to how I can go about that?
thanks,
capreol
Capture-calendar-on-desktop.PNG
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
That is from a non-Windows 10 application and a non-Outlook application.

Look in Programs and Features for legacy applications that may be causing this.

Did you try a different Windows User Account and what was the result?
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McKnifeCommented:
To find out what it is, there are two easy ways:
1 press winkey+r, enter appwiz.cpL ->this will bring up the list of installed sotfware ->sort it by "date installed" and see what was installed recently and, if identifiable, uninstall it
2 download and start procmon, use procmon's haircross to target the calendar by clicking and holding clicked the haircross and moving it on top of that calendar. Now do anything with that calendar, procmon will tell you what executable that is and where it is housed.

Then tell us.
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capreolAuthor Commented:
Thanks for your help.  Much appreciated.   I did look in programs and features and started thinking about recent changes to the computer.  It turned out that I reinstalled a version of Web shots because they were upgrading the version I was using.  Anyway, in the settings of Web shots, calendar was checked which meant that it showed up on the desktop.  I did not have to uninstall Web shots but unchecking the calendar setting solved the problem.
capreol
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
@capreol - Thanks for the update and I was happy to help.
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