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status bar

A horizontal line of information displayed at the bottom or top of an application window. It reports information about the current state of the program or the data contents in the window. For example, the status bar in an Explorer window shows how many files a folder contains and how much disk space they take up. When a file is highlighted, details about the file are displayed.
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But now the "Add to Selection" is gone from the status bar.
It's easily accessible by swiping from the top, whereas the feature to hide the status bar on the Nook is buried in the settings.
However, the exploit discovered by Hameed is able to camouflage the URL pointed to by the link, so that while a “safe” link is shown in the status bar when the user hovers over the link, once the user actually clicks on the link the browser is sent to a completely different page.
3 has also been enhanced to offer automatic problem analysis, as well the ability to rate, review and comment on program compatibility from the status bar.
A widened screen displays a status bar containing a breakdown of system advisories, network connectivity status and system configuration.
0 would combine the browser's address and search bars -- another visual element within Chrome -- and remove the status bar at the bottom of the display.
On the payment page there will be an image of a locked padlock at the bottom of the screen or on the status bar.
As well as being WYSIWYG for ease of message viewing, Linx has created a highly visual status bar, using a 'traffic light' colour-coded system, for "at a glance" updates.
com, and sticks to the firm's 'big is beautiful' image-style that is certainly bold and rewarding - at its best in the facilities tour, and action images section - though I did have to turn off my status bar to get the full picture.
If you need to check something else on the site, while chatting, clicking the 'dashboard' of the chat module makes it's frame collapse into the status bar at the bottom of the Facebook page, where a little red badge counts how many new messages pile up.
A permanent status bar continuously displays critical machine parameters.
If you initiate a transaction that calls for personal or financial information, confirm that the Web site is secure by checking for a lock icon on the browser's status bar or a URL that begins https (the s stands for secure) instead of http.