MapsSettings Class
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MapsSettings Class

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Contains global map configuration settings.


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

public static class MapsSettings

The MapsSettings type exposes the following members.

Public propertyStatic memberApplicationContextGets the application context.
Public propertyStatic memberIsMapsDisabledGets a value that indicated whether Maps feature is disabled on this device.


If you use this API in your app, you must specify the following capabilities in the app manifest. Otherwise, your app might not work correctly or it might exit unexpectedly.


Windows Phone 8

For more info, see App capabilities and hardware requirements for Windows Phone 8.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0

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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