defaultStatus property

[This documentation is preliminary and is subject to change.]

Sets or retrieves the default message displayed in the status bar at the bottom of the window.


HRESULT value = object.put_defaultStatus(BSTR v);HRESULT value = object.get_defaultStatus(BSTR* p);

Property values

Type: BSTR

the message for the status bar.


Do not confuse IHTMLWindow2::defaultStatus with IHTMLWindow2::status. The IHTMLWindow2::status property reflects a priority or transient message in the status bar, such as the message that appears when an HTMLFrameSiteEvents::onmouseover event occurs over an anchor.

Windows Internet Explorer 7. References to this property are ignored if the "Allow status bar updates via script" option is disabled or the URLACTION _FEATURE_SCRIPT_STATUS_BAR URL action is disallowed for the current URL security zone. For more information on URL security zones, please see About URL Security Zones.



Build date: 6/12/2012