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igMap

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Introduction

The topics in this group explain the igMap™ control of Ignite UI™.

The igMap control provides functionality to visualize various kinds of maps based on the HTML5 canvas element and performs all rendering on the client-side.

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Topics

This section contains topics covering igMap control.

  • igMap Overview: This topic provides conceptual information about the igMap control including its main features, minimum requirements, and user interaction capabilities.

  • Adding an igMap: This topic demonstrates how to add a simple map with basic features to a web page.

  • Data Binding (igMap): This topic explains how to bind the igMap control to different data sources depending on the map series visualized.

  • Styling Maps (igMap): This topic explains to customize the look-and-feel of the igMap control using themes.

  • Configuring Features (igMap): The topics in this group explain how to configure the various features of the igMap control. Features covered include navigation to specific geographic area, enabling/disabling of the Overview Plus Detail panel, getting the currently displayed area on the map, configuring interaction with the user regarding panning and zooming, configuring tooltip templates, and setting a custom marker.

  • Configuring the Map Series (igMap): The topics in this group explain how to configure all supported map types (map series) of the igMap control in order to produce many different kinds of maps.

  • API Links (igMap): The topics in this group explain how to configure all supported map types (map series) by the igMap control and thus produce different kinds of maps.

  • Accessibility Compliance (igMap): This topic explains igMap control’s accessibility features and provides advice how to achieve accessibility compliance for pages containing maps.

  • Known Issues and Limitations (igMap): This topic lists all known issues and limitations of the igMap control.

Related Content

Topics

The following topics provide additional information related to this topic.

  • Ignite UI Overview: This topic provides general information about the Ignite UI library.

Samples

The following samples provide additional information related to this topic.

  • Geographic Symbol Series: This sample demonstrates how to create maps and visualize the Geographic Symbol series.

  • Geographic Shapes Series: This sample demonstrates how to bind shape files and database files to a map control and renders the Geographic shapes.

  • Bing Maps: This sample demonstrates how to use Bing® Maps to render a Geographic series with the map control.

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