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IMaplexDictionary Interface (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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IMaplexDictionary Interface

Provides access to members that control a Maplex dictionary.

Product Availability

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


MaplexDictionary object is a collection of MaplexDictionaryEntry objects. Each labeling class can reference one dictionary in its MaplexOverposterLayerProperties.


Name Description
Method AddEntry Adds an entry to the dictionary.
Method Clear Removes all entries from the dictionary.
Read-only property EntryCount The number of entries in the dictionary.
Method GetEntry Gets an entry from the dictionary.
Read/write property Name The name of the dictionary.

Classes that implement IMaplexDictionary

Classes Description
MaplexDictionary A collection of dictionary entries.