Altium Designer Documentation


Created: July 27, 2015 | Updated: April 11, 2017
Now reading version 20.1. For the latest, read: ToggleProcessStatusBar for version 21
Applies to Altium Designer versions: 15.1, 16.0, 16.1, 17.0, 17.1, 18.0, 18.1, 19.0, 19.1, 20.0, 20.1 and 20.2

Parent page: Client Commands

The following pre-packaged resource, derived from this base command, is available:

Applied Parameters: None


This command is used to toggle the display of the Command Status Bar on or off. The Command Status Bar provides information about the command currently being used.


This command is accessed from any editor by choosing the View » Command Status command, from the main menus.


After launching the command, the Command Status Bar will either disappear or reappear, depending on whether it is currently visible or not.


  1. When a command is not currently being used, this will be reflected in the bar through the status Idle state - ready for command.


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