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status property of the
Window interface was originally intended to set the text in the status
bar at the bottom of the browser window. However, the HTML standard now requires
window.status to have no effect on the text displayed in the
window.status = string; var value = window.status;
|HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'window.status' in that specification.
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