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VEShapeLayer.GetClusteredShapes Method

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Returns an array of VEClusterSpecification Class objects representing the calculated pushpin clusters.


VEShapeLayer.GetClusteredShapes(type);

Parameters

Parameter Description

type

A VEClusteringType Enumeration specifying the algorithm used to determine which pushpins to cluster.

An array of VEClusterSpecification Class objects that represent the pushpin clusters of the shape layer.

The GetClusteredShapes method can be used to calculate the pushpin clusters before clustering is set.

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html>
   <head>
      <title>Pushpin Clustering</title>
      <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8">

      <script type="text/javascript" src="http://ecn.dev.virtualearth.net/mapcontrol/mapcontrol.ashx?v=6.3"></script>

      <script type="text/javascript">
         
         var map = null;

         var p1 = new VELatLong(45.0118,-111.06687);
         var p2 = new VELatLong(45.0117,-111.06687);
         var p3 = new VELatLong(45.0116,-111.06687);
         var p4 = new VELatLong(45.0115,-111.06687);

         var layer = null;         

         function GetMap()
         {  
            map = new VEMap('myMap');
            
            map.LoadMap();

    
         }

         function AddLayer()
         {     
            layer = new VEShapeLayer();
            layer.SetTitle("Clustered Pushpins");
            
            p1Shape = new VEShape(VEShapeType.Pushpin, p1);
            p2Shape = new VEShape(VEShapeType.Pushpin, p2);
            p3Shape = new VEShape(VEShapeType.Pushpin, p3);
            p4Shape = new VEShape(VEShapeType.Pushpin, p4);

            // Add the pushpins to the map
            layer.AddShape(p1Shape);
            layer.AddShape(p2Shape);
            layer.AddShape(p3Shape);
            layer.AddShape(p4Shape);

            //Specifying clustering
            layer.SetClusteringConfiguration(VEClusteringType.Grid);
            
            map.AddShapeLayer(layer);

            //Set the map view and zoom out to see the clustering
            map.SetMapView(new Array(p1, p2, p3, p4));
            map.SetZoomLevel(14);
            
        }
        
        function GetClusteredShapes()
        {  
           var clusterShapes = new Array();
           clusterShapes = layer.GetClusteredShapes(VEClusteringType.Grid);
           alert("The pushpins can be clustered into " + clusterShapes.length + " shapes.");

           if(clusterShapes.length != 0)
           {
              var cluster1Count = clusterShapes[0].Shapes.length;
              alert("There are " + cluster1Count + " pushpins in the first cluster.");
           }
           
        }

      </script>
   </head>
   <body onload="GetMap();">
      <div id='myMap' style="position:relative; width:600px; height:400px;"></div>
      <input type="button" name="btnAddLayer" value="Add Clustered Pushpins" onclick="AddLayer();"/>
      <input type="button" name="btnGetClusteredShapes" value="Get the Clustered Shapes" onclick="GetClusteredShapes();"/>
   </body>
</html>

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