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read the status bar of an explorer window

hi there experts!!!!!!!!!

I have windows xp english service pack 2. i have 3 .txt files inside a folder. i open that folder and i select the 3 text files. in the status bar, i read "3 objects selected-113 bytes-My Computer". i need a function in delphi that will read and return me the contents of the status bar like above.


function readstatusbar: WideString;
var
  h1: HWND;
begin

  h1:= FindWindow('CabinetWClass', nil);
  if h1<> 0 then begin
result:=.......
end ;
end;
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