The footer of the Image Tool base window displays two kinds of messages:
Status messages (on the right) describe multiple pages. For example, page 1 of 5.
Error messages (on the left). (Conditions that require decisions on your part are displayed in pop-up notices.)
You can get information on how to use Help from Chapter 1, Introduction to the Solaris User Environment. Magnify Help and the Help Button are also available to you.