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IAnchorPoint Interface (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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IAnchorPoint Interface

Provides access to members that control the tracker anchor point.

Product Availability

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


The anchor point represents a point that can be used when manipulating elements and features. When working with elements, anchor points can be considered a helper object, rather than an essential. You will first need to cocreate the anchor point and then manipulate it. This is useful when implementing your own tools and objects, for example, a custom rotation tool.

Anchor points can be useful in many situations´┐Żfor rotating elements and features and moving the origin of a text callout.


Name Description
Read-only property Cursor Cursor displayed when mouse is over anchor.
Method Draw Draw the anchor.
Method HitTest Check if mouse is over anchor.
Method MoveTo Move the anchor.
Read/write property Point Location of anchor point.
Read/write property Symbol Anchor point symbol.

Classes that implement IAnchorPoint

Classes Description
AnchorPoint Anchor point class for rubberbanding objects.