ArcGIS Runtime SDK for .NET Samples

Change time extent

Change time extent

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using Android.App;
using Android.OS;
using Android.Widget;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Mapping;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.UI.Controls;
using System;

namespace ArcGISRuntime.Samples.ChangeTimeExtent
        "Change time extent",
        "This sample demonstrates how to filter data in layers by applying a time extent to a MapView.",
        "Switch between the available options and observe how the data is filtered.")]
    public class ChangeTimeExtent : Activity
        // Hold two map service URIs, one for use with an ArcGISMapImageLayer, the other for use with a FeatureLayer.
        private readonly Uri _mapServerUri = new Uri("");
        private readonly Uri _featureLayerUri = new Uri("");

        // Create and hold reference to the MapView.
        private readonly MapView _myMapView = new MapView();

        // Create and hold references to the interval buttons.
        private Button _twoThousandButton;
        private Button _twoThousandFiveButton;

        protected override void OnCreate(Bundle bundle)

            Title = "Change time extent";

            // Create the UI, setup the control references and execute initialization

        private void Initialize()
            // Create new Map with basemap and initial location.
            Map map = new Map(Basemap.CreateTopographic());

            // Assign the map to the MapView.
            _myMapView.Map = map;

            // Load the layers from the corresponding URIs.
            ArcGISMapImageLayer imageryLayer = new ArcGISMapImageLayer(_mapServerUri);
            FeatureLayer pointLayer = new FeatureLayer(_featureLayerUri);

            // Add the layers to the map.

        private void TwoThousandButtonClick(object sender, EventArgs e)
            // Hard-coded start value: January 1st, 2000.
            DateTime start = new DateTime(2000, 1, 1);

            // Hard-coded end value: December 31st, 2000.
            DateTime end = new DateTime(2000, 12, 31);

            // Set the time extent on the map with the hard-coded values.
            _myMapView.TimeExtent = new TimeExtent(start, end);

        private void TwoThousandFiveButton_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
            // Hard-coded start value: January 1st, 2005.
            DateTime start = new DateTime(2005, 1, 1);

            // Hard-coded end value: December 31st, 2005.
            DateTime end = new DateTime(2005, 12, 31);

            // Set the time extent on the map with the hard-coded values.
            _myMapView.TimeExtent = new TimeExtent(start, end);

        private void CreateLayout()
            // Create a new vertical layout for the app.
            var layout = new LinearLayout(this) { Orientation = Orientation.Vertical };

            // Create and add a help tip.
            TextView helpLabel = new TextView(this)
                Text = "Tap a year to filter the data."

            // Create the interval buttons.
            _twoThousandButton = new Button(this) { Text = "2000" };
            _twoThousandFiveButton = new Button(this) { Text = "2005" };

            // Subscribe to interval button clicks.
            _twoThousandButton.Click += TwoThousandButtonClick;
            _twoThousandFiveButton.Click += TwoThousandFiveButton_Click;

            // Add buttons to the layout.

            // Add the map view to the layout.

            // Show the layout in the app.

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