This tutorial was designed to give new users a quick (relatively speaking) introduction to the concepts behind SharpMap. It is arranged in examples with increasing complexity. Users can jump to any section at any time although it is recommended that absolute beginners work on sections sequentially.

The examples uses Visual Studio. I you use any other development environment you can probably do similar tasks.

TestData
Download this zipfile to get the testdata used in this tutorial
states_ugl.zip

  1. Tutorial - Creating a Form with a MapControl
  2. Tutorial - Example 1: Adding 1 layer to the Map
  3. Tutorial - Example 2: Styling the layer with UniqueValueRenderer
  4. Tutorial - Example 3: Adding a WMS-layer to the map
  5. Tutorial - Example 4: Adding a Tiled layer as Background
  6. Tutorial - Example 5: Create a custom tool for the MapBox control

Last edited Aug 12 at 12:46 PM by FObermaier, version 9