Programming with Reflection

image\rwnprg32.gif StatusBarText property



object.StatusBarText = Value

Data type




Specifies the string that appears in the Reflection status bar. For example, the following statement displays a message that identifies the current host connection:

Session.StatusBarText = "Connected to &h"


The default is "&s - &c". The maximum string length is 260 characters. Various special characters can be included in this string:

Character Displays

&w "AttachmateWRQ"

&r "Reflection"

&f Settings File Name (or 'Untitled' if a settings file is not open)

&s Session Type

&t Transport

&h Host Name

&d Date

&c Connection Status (whether you are connected and over what transport)

&p Printer Status (relevant only in if the Session Type is IBM 5250 Printer or IBM 3270 Printer)

&x Transfer Status (the percentage complete of file and data transfers

&v Assigned Device Name (relevant only for 5250 sessions that use an assigned Device Name)

&l Assigned LU Name (relevant only for 3270 sessions that use an assigned LU Name)

&o Profile Name

&& A Single Ampersand


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