Mobile map (search and route)

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Display maps and use locators to enable search and routing offline using a Mobile Map Package.

Image of mobile map search and route

Use case

Mobile map packages make it easy to transmit and store the necessary components for an offline map experience including: transportation networks (for routing/navigation), locators (address search, forward and reverse geocoding), and maps.

A field worker might download a mobile map package to support their operations while working offline.

How to use the sample

A list of maps from a mobile map package will be displayed. If the map contains transportation networks, the list item will have a navigation icon. Tap on a map in the list to open it. If a locator task is available, tap on the map to reverse geocode the location's address. If transportation networks are available, a route will be calculated between geocode locations.

How it works

  1. Create a MobileMapPackage using MobileMapPackage.OpenAsync(path).
  2. Get a list of maps using the Maps property.
  3. If the package has a locator, access it using the LocatorTask property.
  4. To see if a map contains transportation networks, check each map's TransportationNetworks property.

Relevant API

  • GeocodeResult
  • MobileMapPackage
  • ReverseGeocodeParameters
  • Route
  • RouteParameters
  • RouteResult
  • RouteTask
  • TransportationNetworkDataset

Offline data

This sample uses the San Francisco mobile map package.

Tags

disconnected, field mobility, geocode, network, network analysis, offline, routing, search, transportation

Sample Code

MobileMapSearchAndRoute.cs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
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// Copyright 2019 Esri.
//
// Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
// You may obtain a copy of the License at: http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
//
// Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software distributed under the License is distributed on an
// "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific
// language governing permissions and limitations under the License.

using ArcGISRuntime;
using ArcGISRuntime.Samples.Managers;
using CoreGraphics;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Geometry;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Mapping;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Symbology;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Tasks.Geocoding;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Tasks.NetworkAnalysis;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.UI;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.UI.Controls;
using Foundation;
using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.IO;
using System.Linq;
using System.Reflection;
using System.Threading.Tasks;
using UIKit;

namespace ArcGISRuntimeXamarin.Samples.MobileMapSearchAndRoute
{
    [Register("MobileMapSearchAndRoute")]
    [ArcGISRuntime.Samples.Shared.Attributes.Sample(
        name: "Mobile map (search and route)",
        category: "Map",
        description: "Display maps and use locators to enable search and routing offline using a Mobile Map Package.",
        instructions: "A list of maps from a mobile map package will be displayed. If the map contains transportation networks, the list item will have a navigation icon. Tap on a map in the list to open it. If a locator task is available, tap on the map to reverse geocode the location's address. If transportation networks are available, a route will be calculated between geocode locations.",
        tags: new[] { "disconnected", "field mobility", "geocode", "network", "network analysis", "offline", "routing", "search", "transportation" })]
    [ArcGISRuntime.Samples.Shared.Attributes.OfflineData("260eb6535c824209964cf281766ebe43")]
    public class MobileMapSearchAndRoute : UIViewController
    {
        // Hold references to UI controls.
        private MapView _myMapView;
        private UITableViewController _tableController;
        private UIBarButtonItem _chooseMapButton;

        // Hold references to map resources for easy access.
        private MapsViewModel _viewModel;
        private List<Map> _maps = new List<Map>();
        private LocatorTask _packageLocator;
        private TransportationNetworkDataset _networkDataset;

        // Overlays for use in visualizing routes.
        private GraphicsOverlay _routeOverlay;
        private GraphicsOverlay _waypointOverlay;

        // Track the start and end point for route calculation.
        private MapPoint _startPoint;
        private MapPoint _endPoint;

        public MobileMapSearchAndRoute()
        {
            Title = "Mobile map (search and route)";
        }

        private async void Initialize()
        {
            // Get the path to the package on disk.
            string filePath = DataManager.GetDataFolder("260eb6535c824209964cf281766ebe43", "SanFrancisco.mmpk");

            // Open the map package.
            MobileMapPackage package = await OpenMobileMapPackage(filePath);

            // Populate the list of maps.
            foreach (Map map in package.Maps)
            {
                await map.LoadAsync();
                _maps.Add(map);
            }

            // Show the first map by default.
            _myMapView.Map = _maps.First();

            // Get the locator task from the package.
            _packageLocator = package.LocatorTask;

            // Create and add an overlay for showing a route.
            _routeOverlay = new GraphicsOverlay();
            _routeOverlay.Renderer = new SimpleRenderer
            {
                Symbol = new SimpleLineSymbol(SimpleLineSymbolStyle.Solid, System.Drawing.Color.Blue, 3)
            };
            _myMapView.GraphicsOverlays.Add(_routeOverlay);

            // Create and add an overlay for showing waypoints/stops.
            _waypointOverlay = new GraphicsOverlay();
            _myMapView.GraphicsOverlays.Add(_waypointOverlay);

            // Configure the table view for showing maps.
            _viewModel = new MapsViewModel(_maps);
            _viewModel.MapSelected += Map_Selected;
            _tableController = new UITableViewController(UITableViewStyle.Plain);
            _tableController.TableView.Source = _viewModel;
        }

        private async Task<MobileMapPackage> OpenMobileMapPackage(string path)
        {
            // Open the map package.
            MobileMapPackage package = await MobileMapPackage.OpenAsync(path);

            // Load the package.
            await package.LoadAsync();

            // Return the opened package.
            return package;
        }

        private async void MapView_Tapped(object sender, GeoViewInputEventArgs e)
        {
            // Handle routing.
            try
            {
                await ProcessRouteRequest(e.Location);
            }
            catch (Exception exception)
            {
                Console.WriteLine(exception);
                new UIAlertView("Error", "Couldn't geocode or route.", (IUIAlertViewDelegate) null, "OK", null).Show();
            }
        }

        private async Task ShowGeocodeResult(MapPoint tappedPoint)
        {
            // Reverse geocode to get an address.
            IReadOnlyList<GeocodeResult> results = await _packageLocator.ReverseGeocodeAsync(tappedPoint);

            // Process the address into usable strings.
            string address = results.First().Label;

            // Show the address in a callout.
            _myMapView.ShowCalloutAt(tappedPoint, new CalloutDefinition(address));
        }

        private async Task ProcessRouteRequest(MapPoint tappedPoint)
        {
            // Clear any existing overlays.
            _routeOverlay.Graphics.Clear();
            _myMapView.DismissCallout();

            // Return if there is no network available for routing.
            if (_networkDataset == null)
            {
                await ShowGeocodeResult(tappedPoint);
                return;
            }

            // Set the start point if it hasn't been set.
            if (_startPoint == null)
            {
                _startPoint = tappedPoint;

                await ShowGeocodeResult(tappedPoint);

                // Show the start point.
                _waypointOverlay.Graphics.Add(await GraphicForPoint(_startPoint));

                return;
            }

            if (_endPoint == null)
            {
                await ShowGeocodeResult(tappedPoint);

                // Show the end point.
                _endPoint = tappedPoint;
                _waypointOverlay.Graphics.Add(await GraphicForPoint(_endPoint));

                // Create the route task from the local network dataset.
                RouteTask routingTask = await RouteTask.CreateAsync(_networkDataset);

                // Configure route parameters for the route between the two tapped points.
                RouteParameters routingParameters = await routingTask.CreateDefaultParametersAsync();
                List<Stop> stops = new List<Stop> {new Stop(_startPoint), new Stop(_endPoint)};
                routingParameters.SetStops(stops);

                // Get the first route result.
                RouteResult result = await routingTask.SolveRouteAsync(routingParameters);
                Route firstRoute = result.Routes.First();

                // Show the route on the map. Note that symbology for the graphics overlay is defined in Initialize().
                Polyline routeLine = firstRoute.RouteGeometry;
                _routeOverlay.Graphics.Add(new Graphic(routeLine));

                return;
            }

            // Reset graphics and route.
            _routeOverlay.Graphics.Clear();
            _waypointOverlay.Graphics.Clear();
            _startPoint = null;
            _endPoint = null;
        }

        private async Task<Graphic> GraphicForPoint(MapPoint point)
        {
            // Get current assembly that contains the image.
            Assembly currentAssembly = Assembly.GetExecutingAssembly();

            // Get image as a stream from the resources.
            // Picture is defined as EmbeddedResource and DoNotCopy.
            Stream resourceStream = currentAssembly.GetManifestResourceStream(
                "ArcGISRuntime.Resources.PictureMarkerSymbols.pin_star_blue.png");

            // Create new symbol using asynchronous factory method from stream.
            PictureMarkerSymbol pinSymbol = await PictureMarkerSymbol.CreateAsync(resourceStream);
            pinSymbol.Width = 60;
            pinSymbol.Height = 60;
            // The image is a pin; offset the image so that the pinpoint
            //     is on the point rather than the image's true center.
            pinSymbol.LeaderOffsetX = 30;
            pinSymbol.OffsetY = 14;
            return new Graphic(point, pinSymbol);
        }

        private void Map_Selected(object sender, Map selectedMap)
        {
            // Clear existing overlays.
            _myMapView.DismissCallout();
            _waypointOverlay.Graphics.Clear();
            _routeOverlay.Graphics.Clear();

            try
            {
                // Show the map in the view.
                _myMapView.Map = selectedMap;

                // Get the transportation network if there is one. Will be set to null otherwise.
                _networkDataset = selectedMap.TransportationNetworks.FirstOrDefault();
            }
            catch (Exception exception)
            {
                Console.WriteLine(exception);
                new UIAlertView("Couldn't select map", exception.ToString(), (IUIAlertViewDelegate) null, "OK", null).Show();
            }
        }

        private void ChangeMap_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
        {
            // Show the layer list popover. Note: most behavior is managed by the table view & its source. See MapViewModel.
            var controller = new UINavigationController(_tableController);
            var closeButton = new UIBarButtonItem("Close", UIBarButtonItemStyle.Plain, (o, ea) => controller.DismissViewController(true, null));
            controller.NavigationBar.Items[0].SetRightBarButtonItem(closeButton, false);
            controller.ModalPresentationStyle = UIModalPresentationStyle.Popover;
            controller.PreferredContentSize = new CGSize(300, 250);
            UIPopoverPresentationController pc = controller.PopoverPresentationController;
            if (pc != null)
            {
                pc.BarButtonItem = (UIBarButtonItem) sender;
                pc.PermittedArrowDirections = UIPopoverArrowDirection.Down;
                pc.Delegate = new ppDelegate();
            }

            PresentViewController(controller, true, null);
        }

        // Force popover to display on iPhone.
        private class ppDelegate : UIPopoverPresentationControllerDelegate
        {
            public override UIModalPresentationStyle GetAdaptivePresentationStyle(
                UIPresentationController forPresentationController) => UIModalPresentationStyle.None;

            public override UIModalPresentationStyle GetAdaptivePresentationStyle(UIPresentationController controller,
                UITraitCollection traitCollection) => UIModalPresentationStyle.None;
        }

        public override void LoadView()
        {
            // Create the views.
            View = new UIView {BackgroundColor = ApplicationTheme.BackgroundColor};

            _myMapView = new MapView();
            _myMapView.TranslatesAutoresizingMaskIntoConstraints = false;

            _chooseMapButton = new UIBarButtonItem();
            _chooseMapButton.Title = "Choose map";

            UIToolbar toolbar = new UIToolbar();
            toolbar.TranslatesAutoresizingMaskIntoConstraints = false;
            toolbar.Items = new[]
            {
                new UIBarButtonItem(UIBarButtonSystemItem.FlexibleSpace),
                _chooseMapButton
            };

            UILabel helpLabel = new UILabel
            {
                Text = "Tap to show address or route between points if network available.",
                AdjustsFontSizeToFitWidth = true,
                TextAlignment = UITextAlignment.Center,
                BackgroundColor = UIColor.FromWhiteAlpha(0, .6f),
                TextColor = UIColor.White,
                Lines = 1,
                TranslatesAutoresizingMaskIntoConstraints = false
            };

            // Add the views.
            View.AddSubviews(_myMapView, toolbar, helpLabel);

            // Lay out the views.
            NSLayoutConstraint.ActivateConstraints(new[]
            {
                _myMapView.TopAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.SafeAreaLayoutGuide.TopAnchor),
                _myMapView.LeadingAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.LeadingAnchor),
                _myMapView.TrailingAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.TrailingAnchor),
                _myMapView.BottomAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(toolbar.TopAnchor),
                toolbar.LeadingAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.LeadingAnchor),
                toolbar.TrailingAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.TrailingAnchor),
                toolbar.BottomAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.SafeAreaLayoutGuide.BottomAnchor),
                helpLabel.TopAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.SafeAreaLayoutGuide.TopAnchor),
                helpLabel.LeadingAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.LeadingAnchor),
                helpLabel.TrailingAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(View.TrailingAnchor),
                helpLabel.HeightAnchor.ConstraintEqualTo(40)
            });
        }

        public override void ViewDidLoad()
        {
            base.ViewDidLoad();
            Initialize();
        }

        public override void ViewWillAppear(bool animated)
        {
            base.ViewWillAppear(animated);

            // Subscribe to events.
            _myMapView.GeoViewTapped += MapView_Tapped;
            _chooseMapButton.Clicked += ChangeMap_Click;

            // Subscribe to events, removing any existing subscriptions.
            if (_viewModel != null)
            {
                _viewModel.MapSelected -= Map_Selected;
                _viewModel.MapSelected += Map_Selected;
            }
        }

        public override void ViewDidDisappear(bool animated)
        {
            base.ViewDidDisappear(animated);

            // Unsubscribe from events, per best practice.
            _myMapView.GeoViewTapped -= MapView_Tapped;
            _viewModel.MapSelected -= Map_Selected;
            _chooseMapButton.Clicked -= ChangeMap_Click;
        }
    }

    class MapsViewModel : UITableViewSource
    {
        private readonly List<Map> _maps;
        private const string CellIdentifier = "LayerTableCell";

        public MapsViewModel(List<Map> maps)
        {
            _maps = maps;
        }

        public override UITableViewCell GetCell(UITableView tableView, NSIndexPath indexPath)
        {
            // Gets a cell for the specified section and row.
            var cell = new UITableViewCell(UITableViewCellStyle.Subtitle, CellIdentifier);
            Map selectedMap = _maps[indexPath.Row];
            if (selectedMap.TransportationNetworks.Any())
            {
                cell.DetailTextLabel.Text = "✔ Has network";
            }
            else
            {
                cell.DetailTextLabel.Text = "❌ No networks";
            }

            cell.TextLabel.Text = selectedMap.Item.Title;
            cell.ImageView.Image = selectedMap.Item.Thumbnail.ToImageSourceAsync().Result;
            cell.ImageView.ContentMode = UIViewContentMode.ScaleAspectFill;

            return cell;
        }

        public override bool CanEditRow(UITableView tableView, NSIndexPath indexPath)
        {
            return false;
        }

        public override nint RowsInSection(UITableView tableview, nint section)
        {
            return _maps.Count;
        }

        public override nint NumberOfSections(UITableView tableView)
        {
            return 1;
        }

        public override void RowSelected(UITableView tableView, NSIndexPath indexPath)
        {
            Map selectedMap = _maps[indexPath.Row];

            // Notify subscribers of the new selection.
            RaiseMapSelected(selectedMap);
        }

        // Allow the app to detect when a row is selected.
        // This is an event that can be subscribed to with code like _viewModel.MapSelected += (o, map) => { };
        public delegate void MapSelectedHandler(object sender, Map map);

        public event MapSelectedHandler MapSelected;

        private void RaiseMapSelected(Map selectedMap)
        {
            MapSelected?.Invoke(this, selectedMap);
        }
    }
}

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