MapControl.CalcHitInfo(Point) Method

Returns information on the map elements located at the specified point.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Map

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Map.v21.2.dll


public MapHitInfo CalcHitInfo(
    Point point


Name Type Description
point Point

A Point structure which specifies the test point coordinates relative to the map’s top-left corner.


Type Description

A MapHitInfo object, which contains information about the map elements located at the test point.


Use the CalcHitInfo method to determine which element is located at the specified point. For instance, this can be used when handling the map’s MouseDown event to determine which element was clicked. In such cases, pass the current mouse pointer’s coordinates as the method’s parameter.


This example shows how to use the MapControl.CalcHitInfo method to determine which map shape is located at the specified point.

MapShape shape = mapControl.CalcHitInfo(e.GetPosition(mapControl)).MapPath as MapShape;
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