Check the approval notice for an I-94 at the bottom right-hand corner. If so, then you are OK to stay.
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If you requested and USCIS granted an extension of your status, that means you are allowed to be in the U.S. If they granted the visa and denied an extension [or you never requested an extension on the I-129], then you are not in status.
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So long as you have a pending application, you may legally stay in US while the underline visa expires per your I94. In other words, your previous status dies but you can ( only) stay until you get approval or rejection for new app.