Remove Word 2002’s Status Bar

The Status bar in Word 2002 is located along the bottom of the page and it displays information such as the number of pages, section, line number, language, etc. If you don’t use the information in the Status bar or if you want more room to view your document, you can easily remove it.

To remove the Status bar in Word 2002:

  1. From the Tools menu, click Options.
  2. Click the View tab.
  3. Under the section labeled ‘Show’, remove the check beside the Status Bar option.
  4. Click OK.