IVsStatusbar.SetText Method

Sets the status bar text in the text area.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.Interop
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.Interop (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Shell.Interop.dll)

int SetText(
	string pszText


Type: System.String

[in] The text to display in the status text area.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
If the method succeeds, it returns S_OK. If it fails, it returns an error code.

COM Signature

From vsshell.idl:

HRESULT IVsStatusbar::SetText(
   [in]LPCOLESTR pszText

The animation icon and progress bar overwrite the text area if the text is too long when those methods are called.