Small Toolbar Next To Desktop Icons

It has a wrench, X, and another figure. How can I get rid
of the toolbar.
Thank you for your time.

Right click on the desktop -> lock widgets.

Cheers Malcolm °¿° (Linux Counter #276890)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 (x86_64) Kernel
up 18:09, 2 users, load average: 0.13, 0.13, 0.13
GPU GeForce 8600 GTS Silent - CUDA Driver Version: 195.36.15

Appreciate your quick reply.