MapMode.TryViewportPointToLocation Method

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When overridden in a derived class, tries to convert a viewport point to a location.

Namespace: Microsoft.Maps.MapControl.Core
Assembly: Microsoft.Maps.MapControl.Common (in Microsoft.Maps.MapControl.Common.dll)



Public MustOverride Function TryViewportPointToLocation ( _
    viewportPoint As Point, _
    <OutAttribute> ByRef location As Location _
) As Boolean
public abstract bool TryViewportPointToLocation (
    Point viewportPoint,
    out Location location
virtual bool TryViewportPointToLocation (
    Point viewportPoint, 
    [OutAttribute] Location^% location
) abstract
public abstract boolean TryViewportPointToLocation (
    Point viewportPoint, 
    /** @attribute OutAttribute() */ /** @ref */ Location location


  • viewportPoint
    The viewport point to convert.
  • location
    When this method returns, contains the location. This parameter is passed in uninitialized.

Return Value

Returns a Boolean indicating if the conversion was successful.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Development Platforms

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

Target Platforms

See Also


MapMode Class
MapMode Members
Microsoft.Maps.MapControl.Core Namespace