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IMapDocument.Thumbnail Property (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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IMapDocument.Thumbnail Property

The thumbnail stored in the map document. If this is empty E_FAIL is returned.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public ReadOnly Property Thumbnail As stdole.IPicture
public stdole.IPicture Thumbnail {get;}
HRESULT get_Thumbnail(
  IPicture** ppPicture
ppPicture [out, retval]

ppPicture is a parameter of type IPicture**

Product Availability

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


Returns the Thumbnail stored in the MapDocument that is open. Not every MapDocument has a thumbnail. The Thumnail is a small bitmap picture representation of the contents of the MapDocument.

See Also

IMapDocument Interface