Imagine for a moment that you have multiple layers in your map or scene, and you want to click on a particular location and find everything at that location. See the following image:
If you click on these layers, the
IdentifyTask object will return every feature in every layer that is located where you clicked. The
IdentifyTask class uses the concept of a hit test. A hit test simply means that if the point where the user clicks intersects with any feature in any layer, those features are returned to
IdentifyTask. It's possible to perform an
Identify operation on both online and offline data. Let's look at an online example first, and ...