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Add multiple layers of geometry

Sep 24, 2013 at 3:24 PM
I think it is possible, but I just want to confirm what I think.

Is it possible to add different layer of geometry on the map?

Layer1: A set of green arrows.
Layer2: A set of red arrows.
Layer3: A set of yellow circle.

And allow to show only Layer1 or Layer2 or Layer3?

Thank you.
Sep 24, 2013 at 4:40 PM
Sure, just add different MapPanels, MapItemsControls or whatever to a map and set their Visibility or Opacity as needed.
Sep 24, 2013 at 8:01 PM
Hi ClemensF,
Thank you for the fast answer, this is exactly what I need.

You make my day. :)
Sep 30, 2013 at 10:47 PM
Hi CleamensF,
or to anybody who can answer my question. I have one detail I need to clarify.

Am I correct if I say that:
MapPanel-1 = Rendering the tiles
MapPanel-2 = Contains a set of lines
MapPanel-3 = Contains a set of circles

All these panel are superposed, and I can set the visibility of each MapPanel.
Sep 30, 2013 at 11:12 PM
Not exactly. Tile Rendering is done by the Map control itself. The MapPanels (or perhaps MapItemsControls) are children of the Map. But of course that results in a superposition of multiple layers, as usual with UI parent and child elements.

All that is very obvious from the sample applications. Just see how it's done there.