|Access Developer Reference|
expression A variable that represents an OptionButton object.
You set the StatusBarText property by using a string expression up to 255 characters long.
|The length of the text you can display in the status bar depends on your computer hardware and video display.|
You can use the StatusBarText property to provide specific information about a control. For example, when a text box has the focus, a brief instruction can tell the user what kind of data to enter
|You can also use the ControlTipText property to display a ScreenTip for a control.|
If you create a control by dragging a field from the field list, the value in a field's Description property is copied to the StatusBarText property.
The following example sets the status bar text to be displayed when the "Address_TextBox" control in the "Mailing List" form has the focus in Form View.
|Visual Basic for Applications|