Sample - Map Scale Combo Box Control

Version 3

    Versions: 9.3.1 - current

    Product Availability: ArcFM Engine


    A combo box control provides a list of options in a combo box from which the user can choose. The code sample in this section provides a control that offers a list of map extents.


        Combo box control

    How to Implement:

    1. You may modify the code sample. This step is not required.
    2. Build the solution.
    3. Copy the DLL to the ArcFM Solution\bin directory.
    4. Open the ArcFM Engine Administrator and select the Layout and Licenses tab.
    5. Click the Commands node in the tree at the left, then click the Add button next to the Loaded Components column.
    6. Browse to the DLL you just compiled (e.g., ArcFMViewerEngineMapZoomControl.dll) and click Open.
    7. Select DevMapZoomControl from the list of commands. Click Add.
    8. Click OK in the ArcFM Engine Administrator.


    How to Use:

    1. First you'll add the control to a toolbar. In ArcFM Viewer for ArcGIS Engine, select Tools > Customize.
    2. Select the Commands tab and choose the ArcFM Developer Samples category.
    3. Drag the Dev: MapScale tool and drop it onto a toolbar. Click Close on the Customize window.
    4. Click the Dev: MapScale tool to modify the scale in the data view. You must have a stored display open in order for the tool to be enabled.


    All of the files shown below are required for the project to compile successfully.

    ArcFMViewerEngineMapScaleComboBox.slnC# solution containing the combo box control code sample for ArcFM Viewer for ArcGIS Engine
    ArcFMViewerEngineMapScaleComboBox.csprojC# project containing the code to generate a custom combo box control object
    AssemblyInfo.csClass module to support the control
    DevMapScaleCommand.csClass module that contains the combo box control code