ArcObjects Library Reference (Framework)  

IApplication.StatusBar Property

The statusbar of this application.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public ReadOnly Property StatusBar As IStatusBar
public IStatusBar StatusBar {get;}

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Desktop.


The status bar is the horizontal area at the bottom of an ArcGIS application window. It provides information about the selected command. For example, if you select a layer in the table of contents in ArcMap, the status bar will tell you how many features are currently selected. It may also display a progress bar while something is being processed.

The IStatusBar interface allows you to set the properties of the status bar.

See Also

IApplication Interface | IStatusBar Interface

.NET Snippets

Display Extension State on Status Bar | Show Progress Dialog | Animation Progressor | Flip Line Direction

.NET Samples

Extension to listen to document open and save events (Code Files: LogExtension)

.NET Related Topics

Animation | Writing .NET code using properties