Open mobile map (map package)

This sample demonstrates how to open a mobile map from a map package.

Open a mobile map


The map package will be downloaded from an ArcGIS Online portal automatically.


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using Android.App;
using Android.OS;
using Android.Widget;
using ArcGISRuntimeXamarin.Managers;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Mapping;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.UI.Controls;
using System.IO;
using System.Linq;

namespace ArcGISRuntimeXamarin.Samples.OpenMobileMap
    public class OpenMobileMap : Activity
        private MapView _myMapView;

        protected override void OnCreate(Bundle bundle)

            Title = "Open mobile map (map package)";

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

        private async void Initialize()
            // Get the path to the mobile map package
            string filepath = GetMmpkPath();

            // Open the map package
            MobileMapPackage myMapPackage = await MobileMapPackage.OpenAsync(filepath);

            // Check that there is at least one map
            if (myMapPackage.Maps.Count > 0)
                // Display the first map in the package
                _myMapView.Map = myMapPackage.Maps.First();

        /// <summary>
        /// This abstracts away platform & sample viewer-specific code for accessing local files
        /// </summary>
        /// <returns>String that is the path to the file on disk</returns>
        private string GetMmpkPath()
            #region offlinedata

            // The mobile map package will be downloaded from ArcGIS Online
            // The data manager (a component of the sample viewer, *NOT* the runtime
            //     handles the offline data process

            // The desired MMPK is expected to be called Yellowstone.mmpk
            string filename = "Yellowstone.mmpk";

            // The data manager provides a method to get the folder
            string folder = DataManager.GetDataFolder();

			// Return the full path; Item ID is e1f3a7254cb845b09450f54937c16061
			return Path.Combine(folder, "SampleData", "OpenMobileMap", filename);
            #endregion offlinedata

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

            // Add a map view to the layout
            _myMapView = new MapView(this);

            // Show the layout in the app

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