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IActiveView.FullExtent Property (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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IActiveView.FullExtent Property

The full extent rectangle.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Property FullExtent As IEnvelope
public IEnvelope FullExtent {get; set;}
HRESULT get_FullExtent(
  IEnvelope** Extent
HRESULT put_FullExtent(
  IEnvelope* Extent
Extent [out, retval]

Extent is a parameter of type IEnvelope** Extent [in]
Extent is a parameter of type IEnvelope*

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.


The full extent of the view. In ArcMap's data view, the full extent is the full extent of all layers and it is automatically calculated whenever the spatial reference changes and when layers are added or removed with AddLayer, AddLayers, or DeleteLayer. In layout view, the full extent is the page size expanded some and it is automatically set whenever the page size changes.

This property is a shortcut to the bounds of the ActiveView's ScreenDisplay (accessed via IDisplayTransformation::Bounds) .

See Also

IActiveView Interface | IActiveView.FullExtent Property | IDisplayTransformation.Bounds Property