MapLayer Class

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Represents a map layer, which positions its child UIElement objects using geographic coordinates.

Namespace: Microsoft.Maps.MapControl
Assembly: Microsoft.Maps.MapControl (in Microsoft.Maps.MapControl.dll)

public class MapLayer : MapLayerBase, IProjectable
public class MapLayer extends MapLayerBase implements IProjectable
public class MapLayer extends MapLayerBase implements IProjectable

<UserControl x:Class="SilverlightTest1.ShapeSnippets"
    Width="1024" Height="768">
    <Grid x:Name="LayoutRoot" Background="White">
        <m:Map x:Name="TestMap" CredentialsProvider="Your Key" Mode="AerialWithLabels"  Grid.Column="0" Grid.Row="0">
                      <m:MapPolygon Fill="Red" Stroke="Yellow" StrokeThickness="5"
                                  Opacity="0.7" Locations="20,-20 20,20 -20,20 -20,-20"/>
                      <m:MapPolyline Stroke="White" StrokeThickness="5" Opacity="0.7"
                                   Locations="10,-10 10,10 -10,-10 -10,10"/>

The position of child elements is based on the active projection of the parent map.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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