OpenStreetMapProvider not working anymore

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  1. Erich
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    Member since:
    Dec 2014

    Posted 14 Jul 2016 Link to this post

    Hi everyone,


    I'm using the OpenStreetMapProvider for a long time now, but since this monday I have a problem. Instead of the real map tiles see the the pictures you can see in the attached file. I don't understand whats wrong here. I'm not using MapQuest. And Openstreetmap is still free to use.


    Can someone tell me how to solve this, so I can have my map back?


    Best Regards


  2. David Ramos
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    May 2008

    Posted 14 Jul 2016 in reply to Erich Link to this post

    If you are getting this it means you must be using the Map Quest Open Street Map tile server. That server was shutdown on 7/11/2016.

    Maybe you are using the OpenStreetMapQuestSource class provided by Telerik?

    You will need to switch map providers. You might try MapBox, you will need to have an account and you may need to create a custom map provider and source.

    We created a TitleProovider that allows us to try multiple services by swapping out the TiledMapSource, so when MapQuest shutdown their service, we moved to Mapbox which we had already implemented.

    Here is the bit of our MapBoxSimpleItsSource class that does the work:

    protected override Uri GetTile(int tileLevel, int tilePositionX, int tilePositionY)
        int zoomLevel = ConvertTileToZoomLevel(tileLevel);
        string tileUrl = string.Format(
        return new Uri(tileUrl);


  3. Erich
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    Dec 2014

    Posted 15 Jul 2016 in reply to David Ramos Link to this post

    No, unless Telerik is doing so in the background, I'm actually not using MapQuest.

    I'm using the the Telerik.Windows.Controls.Map.OpenStreetMapProvider. Just like it is explained this article


    BOARD LAB avatar
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    Member since:
    Jun 2006

    Posted 15 Jul 2016 Link to this post


    same problem for us...I removed  the SetMapSource method from OpenStreetMapProvider


    var ret = new OpenStreetMapProvider();              //ret.SetMapSource("Telerik.Windows.Controls.Map.OpenStreetMapQuestSource");



  5. Petar Mladenov
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    Posted 15 Jul 2016 Link to this post


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