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IOverview Interface (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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IOverview Interface

Provides access to members that control the overview. Note: the IOverview interface has been superseded by IOverview2. Please consider using the more recent version.

Product Availability

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


Name Description
Read/write property AoiFillSymbol Fill symbol used to display the area of interest.
Method DelayEvents Used to batch operations together to minimize notifications.
Method Draw Draws the map surround into the specified display bounds.
Method FitToBounds Adjusts the map surround to fit the bounds. The changed argument indicates whether the size of the map surround was changed.
Read-only property Icon Icon used to represent the map surround.
Read/write property Map The parent map.
Read/write property Name Name of the map surround.
Read/write property OverlayGridLabelSymbol Text symbol used to label overlay grid cells with the layer's display field.
Read/write property OverlayGridLayer Overlay grid layer for the overview.
Method QueryBounds Returns the bounds of the map surround.
Method Refresh Makes sure the latest updates are refected the next time the Map Surround is drawn.
Method SetOverlayGridCell Sets the extent of the associated map to the specified overlay grid cell.
Method UpdateDisplay Updates the display of the overview based upon the associated map's current settings.

Inherited Interfaces

Interfaces Description
IMapSurround Provides access to members that control the map surround.

Classes that implement IOverview

Classes Description
Overview A map surround for displaying an overview.