The status bar (Figure 9.17) gives information about everything you do in CorelDraw: the position of the cursor, the Snap To constraints that are enabled, and the object that is selected and its details (such as size and color).
The status bar can be one or two lines high. The smaller setting saves screen space, but hides information. If you like, you can change the status bar's height, as well as change the information it displays.
To open the Options dialog box, choose Tools ...