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IGeometry3.QueryWKSEnvelope Method (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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IGeometry3.QueryWKSEnvelope Method

Defines the specified wksenvelope to be the current extent of this geometry in the x-y plane.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Sub QueryWKSEnvelope ( _
    ByRef e As WKSEnvelope _
public void QueryWKSEnvelope (
    ref WKSEnvelope e
HRESULT QueryWKSEnvelope(
  WKSEnvelope* e
e [out]

e is a parameter of type WKSEnvelope*

Product Availability

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


The QueryWKSEnvelope method returns a WKSEnvelope structure corresponding to the envelope of the geometry. Use that method to quickly get the XMin, XMax, YMin and YMax values.


    //This example demonstrates how to use the QueryWKSEnvelope method
    private void QueryWKSEnvelope_Example()
        IGeometry3 geometry = CreateRectanglePolygon() as IGeometry3;
        WKSEnvelope wksEnvelope = new WKSEnvelope();
        geometry.QueryWKSEnvelope(out wksEnvelope);
        System.Windows.Forms.MessageBox.Show("Xmin, Xmax, Ymin, Ymax: " + wksEnvelope.XMin + " , " + wksEnvelope.XMax + " , " + wksEnvelope.YMin + " , " + wksEnvelope.YMax);
    private IPolygon CreateRectanglePolygon()
        IEnvelope envelope = new EnvelopeClass();
        envelope.PutCoords(0, 0, 20, 20);
        ISegmentCollection segmentCollection = new PolygonClass();
        return segmentCollection as IPolygon;

See Also

IGeometry3 Interface