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Learning ArcGIS Runtime SDK for .NET by Ron Vincent

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Chapter 3. Maps and Layers

In the previous chapter, you were introduced to ArcGIS Runtime and provided with an example of how to architect your solution without many details on how exactly ArcGIS Runtime works with maps and layers. This chapter's aim is to provide more details on maps and layers and how to apply them to both online and offline content. In short, you will be exposed to the following topics:

  • MapView
  • Layers
  • Using online content
  • Using offline content

When you're done with this chapter, you will know how to create and consume online content via ArcGIS Online / Portal for ArcGIS or offline content via a Runtime geodatabase, tile package, map package, and so on.

MapView

In essence, MapView is a container for a map. It resides in the Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Controls ...

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