Shape Layer

The Map Shape layer displays vector maps encoded in the industry-standard GeoJSON format.

Binding to GeoJSON Data

The following example demonstrates how to bind a Shape layer to GeoJSON data:

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Customizing Shapes

The layer is rendered using the Drawing API and can be customized.

The following example demonstrates how the set the shape color in the ShapeCreatedEvent

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Tooltips

The Map has a built-in tooltip for shapes. To display the tooltip, define a shape tooltip renderer.

The available fields in the shape tooltip renderer context are:

  • dataItem—The original data item used to create the shape.
  • layerIndex—The index of the bubble layer in the Map.
  • location—The location of the center of the shape.

The shape tooltip is demonstrated in the example below:

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