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How to change sfMaps projection

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132329 Aug 26,2017 03:39 PM UTC Aug 30,2017 11:57 AM UTC UWP 5
Tags: SfMaps
Vasiliy Lukin
Asked On August 26, 2017 03:39 PM UTC

I have shapefile (shp) with wgs84 coordinates that is loaded in sfMaps. it looks like this

How to change projection to get orthogonal view

Ashwin Kumaravel [Syncfusion]
Replied On August 28, 2017 12:46 PM UTC

Hi Vasiliy,

Thanks for using Syncfusion products,

We have validated your query and it can be achieved by setting LayoutType="Tile" inside ShapeFileLayer settings. Can you please refer the following code snippet for better understanding?

Code Snippet-

<syncfusion:ShapeFileLayer LayoutType="Tile">

Please get back us if you have any concern. 


Vasiliy Lukin
Replied On August 28, 2017 02:30 PM UTC

That works like a charm. Thank you.

Ashwin Kumaravel [Syncfusion]
Replied On August 29, 2017 11:38 AM UTC

Hi Vasiliy,

We are glad to know that you have met your requirement. Please let us know if you have any queries.


Vasiliy Lukin
Replied On August 29, 2017 02:42 PM UTC

Hi, Ashwin.

i have some artefacts after setting LayoutType=Tile. It is cutting the bottom of my map when using with <sfmaps.header>.

its look like shapelayer size is lager than mapcontrol size.

Ashwin Kumaravel [Syncfusion]
Replied On August 30, 2017 11:45 AM UTC

Hi Vasiliy,

Thanks for using Syncfusion products.

We could reproduce the reported issue “Map is getting cropped at the bottom” at our end. And we have logged a defect report regarding the same. A support incident to track the status of this defect has been created under your account.

Please log on to our support website to check for further updates.


Note-As a workaround can you please add Textblock and place above the map control to overcome this issue.



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