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How do I get rid of this (see below) grey bar in safari? Its getting very annoying.enter image description here

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I am using safari 7.5.

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Go to View → Hide Status Bar or press ⌘/

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Thanks. But what does the status bar do anyway? – J_W Aug 4 '14 at 10:34
@J_W When you hover links, it shows the destination of the link. JavaScript can also do some things with it. – grgarside Aug 4 '14 at 10:34
Ok. Thanks! @GeorgeGarside – J_W Aug 4 '14 at 10:36
@J_W Java applets can set the status bar text as well. – 11684 Aug 4 '14 at 13:27

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