BingSearchOptions Class

Contains settings that define the parameters for searching via the Microsoft Bing service.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Map

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Map.v19.2.dll

Declaration

public class BingSearchOptions :
    MapDependencyObject
Public Class BingSearchOptions
    Inherits MapDependencyObject

Remarks

Bing Search options are represented by the BingSearchOptions object that can be accessed via the BingSearchDataProvider.SearchOptions property.

Then, you can specify the search radius (BingSearchOptions.SearchRadius), the displayed number of search results (BingSearchOptions.ResultsCount) and other search parameters.

Examples

This example demonstrates how to allow users to search for a specific place on a map using the Search panel.

To enable searching in the map control, do the following.

The Search panel appears automatically (since the BingSearchDataProvider.ShowSearchPanel property value is true by default).

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 BingKey="{Binding Source={StaticResource YourBingKey}}">
        <dxm:BingSearchDataProvider.SearchOptions>
            <dxm:BingSearchOptions ResultsCount="5" />
        </dxm:BingSearchDataProvider.SearchOptions>
    </dxm:BingSearchDataProvider>
</dxm:InformationLayer.DataProvider>
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