How to: Add Images to a Legend

This example shows how to use images in a map legend.

The following symbols are used in the example:

ColorListLegend.ImageList

Gets or sets the source of images to be displayed within a legend.

ColorListLegend.CustomItems

Provides access to the collection of custom legend items.

ColorLegendItem

An item that stores information about the color and description of the ColorLegendBase class descendants.

ColorLegendItem.ImageIndex

Gets or sets the index of an image used by this legend item.

// In the Form's constructor.
//Create a Legend containing images.
ColorListLegend legend = new ColorListLegend();
legend.ImageList = map.ImageList;
legend.CustomItems.Add(
    new ColorLegendItem {
        ImageIndex = 0,
        Text = "Shipwreck"
    });
map.Legends.Add(legend);