Where's me status bar gone?

  AngeTheHippy 16:39 03 Mar 2004

This has been happening for some time now - the status bar on IE isn't automatically there! I have to 'view/status bar' to bring it back! It's very annoying, and don't know why this happens. I'm certain that it wasn't like this from the start - got this PC November 2002. XP Athlon. Any ideas anyone?



  powerless 16:45 03 Mar 2004

Open up Windows Explorer, or click on My Documents.

View, Status Bar...

Tools, Folder Options, View, Apply to All Folders.

View settings in the current window will be applied to all.

  AngeTheHippy 16:27 04 Mar 2004

I'm using IE6.0 in tools, there is no folder options/view,apply to all choice...


  Djohn 16:48 04 Mar 2004

Ange. In IE6 look to the toolbar and click on "View". Second line down is the status bar. j.

  Djohn 16:49 04 Mar 2004

Sorry Ange, just re-read your first post! :o(

  keith-236785 16:59 04 Mar 2004

thanks, thats been bugging me for weeks, problem solved for me at least

ange, as powerless said, WINDOWS EXPLORER, not internet explorer.....i used the My Documents folder to set it up. there isn't a folder options in IE, hope that clears it up for you.

  AngeTheHippy 15:01 05 Mar 2004

Just goes to show how carefully I read instructions...

Thanks papermate27, for pointing out to me WINDOWS and not INTERNET explorer...

Thanks Powerless, for being right in the first place - all working fine now!


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