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ITerrain.MaxOverviewTerrainPoints Property (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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ITerrain.MaxOverviewTerrainPoints Property

The maximum number of points in the most generalized representation of a Terrain.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public ReadOnly Property MaxOverviewTerrainPoints As Integer
public int MaxOverviewTerrainPoints {get;}
HRESULT get_MaxOverviewTerrainPoints(
  System.Int32* pcPoints
pcPoints [out, retval]

pcPoints is a parameter of type long*

Product Availability

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


The overview is the coarsest representation of a terrain. It's like a vector based thumbnail. The primary intention of the overview is to enable a terrain to draw quickly when zoomed to its full extent, when detail and accuracy are not needed. The default for MaxOverviewTerrainPoints is 50,000.

See Also

ITerrain Interface