How to: Create a Custom Search Panel

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This example demonstrates how to create a custom search panel.

NOTE

If you run the application, and see a window with the following error message: ”The specified Bing Maps key is invalid. To create a developer account, refer to https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/maps/create-a-bing-maps-key”, refer to the following tutorial: How to: Get a Bing Maps Key.

    <dxm:InformationLayer.DataProvider>
        <dxm:BingSearchDataProvider x:Name="searchProvider" 
                                    ShowSearchPanel="False"
                                    BingKey="{Binding Source={StaticResource bingKey}}"
                                    SearchCompleted="searchProvider_SearchCompleted">
            <dxm:BingSearchDataProvider.SearchOptions>
                <dxm:BingSearchOptions x:Name="options"
                                       AutocorrectQuery="{Binding ElementName=cbAutocorrect, Path=IsChecked}"
                                       DistanceUnit="{Binding ElementName=lbDistanceUnits, Path=SelectedValue}"
                                       ResultsCount="{Binding ElementName=tbCount, Path=Value}">
                </dxm:BingSearchOptions>
            </dxm:BingSearchDataProvider.SearchOptions>
        </dxm:BingSearchDataProvider>
    </dxm:InformationLayer.DataProvider>
<Button Grid.Row="2" Margin="4" Click="bSearch_Click">Search</Button>
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