Contents tagged with Tutorial

  • Usage Examples

    Tags: Google Maps, Tutorial

    I have created some basic examples of how to use the licensed control. Feel free to download them and use them to get started.

    There are 6 examples (each in C# and VB.NET):

    Basic Map

    Using Map … more

  • Creating a Static Map

    Tags: Tutorial, Google Maps, Static Map

    The map control includes support for Google's Static Maps API. The Static Maps API allows you to create a map as an image. This significantly reduces the download required for users viewing a web … more

  • Understanding Async Events

    Tags: Tutorial, Google Maps, Events

    I frequently get asked why the following code yields no result:

    GoogleMarker gm = new GoogleMarker("myMarker", 54, 0);


    It's actually the same as asking why the following … more

  • Creating a Custom Map

    Tags: Tutorial, Google Maps, Custom Map

    Google Maps come with very detailed satellite maps for most of the globe and are expanding their road map coverage almost daily so the need to make your own custom map using your own map graphics may … more

  • Using Custom Icons

    Tags: Tutorial, Google Maps

    The GoogleMarker uses a default red bubble shaped icon when no custom icon is specified. However if you want something a little more personal or unique you can create your own custom icons. This … more

  • Handling Map Events

    Tags: Tutorial, Google Maps

    Once you have added some markers to your map you will want them to do something other than merely sit there, i.e. you will want them to react to some event or other. Most commonly you will want them … more

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