GeoPositionAccuracy Enumeration

GeoPositionAccuracy Enumeration

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Specifies the requested accuracy level for the location data that the application uses.

Namespace:   System.Device.Location
Assembly:  System.Device (in System.Device.dll)

public enum GeoPositionAccuracy

Member nameDescription

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Deliver the most accurate report possible. This includes using services that might charge money, or consuming higher levels of battery power or connection bandwidth.

The requested accuracy can be specified in the constructor for GeoCoordinateWatcher. If not specified, the GeoCoordinateWatcher is created with an accuracy level of Default. An accuracy level of High may degrade system performance and should be used only when necessary.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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