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Repositions map view to given control.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
MapView 9.0 ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes
MBS( "MapView.SetFrameWithControl"; MapView; ControlName { ; DX; DY } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
MapView The map view reference number. $$MapView
ControlName The name of the control on your FileMaker form.
e.g. you can place a rectangle there to define the position.
DX A delta to move drop area more to left or right. 0 Optional
DY A delta to move drop area more to top or bottom. 0 Optional


Returns OK or error.


Repositions map view to given control.
If you moved control in layout mode, this can move the drop area back to the new position.
Also useful to switch between different locations on the layout.

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Created 16th January 2019, last changed 9th June 2020

MapView.SetFrame - MapView.SetMapType