MapPoint Web Service Property Value Types

MapPoint Web Service is deprecated and will be retired November 18, 2011. Please go to for information about upgrading to Bing Maps.

The following table shows the types that are supported in the MapPoint Web Service for the entity properties.




Primitive Boolean type. Allowed values are limited to true / false


Primitive double type. Allowed range of values is -1.79769313486232E+308 to +1.79769313486232E+308

long (Int64)

8 byte wide Integer (Long). Allowed range of values are -9223372036854775808 to 9223372036854775807


Specific to MapPoint Web Service. A keyword property can hold mutiple string values. This property type allows you to create points of interest with multiple keywords that can be used for searching. This type cannot be used for sorting.


This is of type string that can hold up to 2560 characters. This field cannot be used either for searching or sorting.