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MapLocationDesiredAccuracy Enum


Indicates the desired accuracy to use when converting latitude and longitude coordinates to a physical location like a city or address.

public enum class MapLocationDesiredAccuracy
/// [Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, 196608)]
enum class MapLocationDesiredAccuracy
[Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(typeof(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract), 196608)]
public enum MapLocationDesiredAccuracy
Public Enum MapLocationDesiredAccuracy

Windows requirements

Device family
Windows 10 Anniversary Edition (introduced in 10.0.14393.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced in v3.0)


High 0

Leverage the underlying REST API call to get richer and more accurate results.

Low 1

Leverage the maps disk cache to get accurate info up to the city level.


Your Universal Windows app must be authenticated before it can use the MapControl and map services in the Windows.Services.Maps namespace. To authenticate your app, you must specify a maps authentication key.

See Request a maps authentication key.

Applies to