jamie wrote:
i have auto hide on by default

so it disables it - and comes back on screen.. so I am to re - turn it off.. is that correct?

no way to get rid of status bar - defeats whole point of full screen

By now, I'm guessing that you thought that you could get full screen by examining an HTML powerpoint presentation. It is disabled so someone can't hijack IE using the same method that the HTML Power Point Presentation does.

Now would you please stop whining.