MFC status bar message is displayed (wrong) again after tool bar button is pressed - by Marc_75

Status : 

  Fixed<br /><br />
		This item has been fixed in the current or upcoming version of this product.<br /><br />
		A more detailed explanation for the resolution of this particular item may have been provided in the comments section.

Sign in
to vote
ID 658227 Comments
Status Closed Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 4/8/2011 1:19:20 AM
Access Restriction Public


After a toolbar button is pressed the status bar message for the button is updated again. At that time, the mouse may already have moved to a complete other location. But the MFCStatusBar still wants to display the status bar message for the button ID again at that time. The 'Ready'-status bar text is displayed shortly after
Sign in to post a comment.
Posted by Microsoft on 4/19/2011 at 4:30 PM

Thanks for the report and the additional information. This issue has been fixed in MFC for the next major release of Visual Studio.

Pat Brenner
Visual C++ Libraries Development
Posted by Microsoft on 4/13/2011 at 11:00 PM
Thanks for your feedback.

We are rerouting this issue to the appropriate group within the Visual Studio Product Team for triage and resolution. These specialized experts will follow-up with your issue.
Posted by Marc_75 on 4/13/2011 at 2:11 AM

I find it strange that you cannot reproduce this issue, because it's so simple. But never mind, I've posted a sample project as well as a video file. Watch the status bar text as soon as the 'Cancel'-button is pressed in the 'File Open'-dialog. It will show 'open an existing file' for a short while! That's the bug I mentioned, since the mouse cursor isn't positioned anymore above the 'Open'-button on the tool bar.

Thank you!
Posted by Microsoft on 4/13/2011 at 1:54 AM
Could you please give us your demo project and a video file of this issue. I am sorry for the inconvenience. We are unable to reproduce the issue with the steps you provided before.
Posted by Marc_75 on 4/8/2011 at 2:11 AM
I'm sorry, I incorrectly set the product version to VS2010 although I'm using VS2010 SP1.
This has been updated.
Posted by Microsoft on 4/8/2011 at 2:03 AM
Thanks for reporting this issue you've encountered with Visual Studio!

Please install Service Pack 1 for Visual Studio 2010 to see the result.