The user who is currently logged on + "as" + the solver group for which the user is creating a timetable
The server on which the solver is running (for this user & solver group - it can be different every time you load a timetable)
Information about what the solver is doing
Loading input data...
This one means that the solver is waiting for your action, such as clicking on the Refresh button and then on Start to start creating a timetable or looking at the timetable or clicking on Unload etc.
The current phase of the solver
Searching for initial solution
Searches for a complete timetable
Looks for available times/rooms for classes; for possible assignments which could improve the complete timetable without switching with another class
Improving found solution
Looks for opportunities to improve the complete timetable even if it involves switching classes
Just something to let you know that the solver is not dead
Current version of the application
You can click on the Solver Status tab any time to refresh it. Otherwise it is refreshed automatically in regular intervals (such as every 10 seconds).