The Status Bar

The Status Bar shown on the bottom of the window displays the following information by default.

  • The command explanation of the currently selected menu item or the Toolbar button.

  • The currently selected configuration.

  • The current line and column at the cursor.

  • Encoding method used to open.

  • Overwrite mode (OVR)

  • Read only mode (READ)


  • You can double-click on most items to change their settings.

  • Information displayed on the Status Bar can be customized in the Status page of the Customize dialog box.