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GeometryExtent Property

Gets the minimum enclosing Envelope of this geometry.

Namespace:  Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Geometry
Assembly:  Esri.ArcGISRuntime (in Esri.ArcGISRuntime.dll) Version: 100.11.0
public abstract Envelope Extent { get; }

Property Value

Type: Envelope
An Envelope with the same spatial reference.


Example Name: FeatureLayerQuery

Find features in a feature table which match an SQL query.

Code example screen shot.

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using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Data;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Geometry;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Mapping;
using Esri.ArcGISRuntime.Symbology;
using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Drawing;
using System.Linq;
using System.Threading.Tasks;
using System.Windows;

namespace ArcGISRuntime.WPF.Samples.FeatureLayerQuery
        name: "Feature layer query",
        category: "Data",
        description: "Find features in a feature table which match an SQL query.",
        instructions: "Input the name of a U.S. state into the text field. When you click the button, a query is performed and the matching features are highlighted or an error is returned.",
        tags: new[] { "query", "search" })]
    public partial class FeatureLayerQuery
        // Create reference to service of US States.
        private string _statesUrl = "";

        // Create globally available feature table for easy referencing.
        private ServiceFeatureTable _featureTable;

        // Create globally available feature layer for easy referencing.
        private FeatureLayer _featureLayer;

        public FeatureLayerQuery()

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

        private void Initialize()
            // Create new Map with basemap.
            Map myMap = new Map(BasemapStyle.ArcGISTopographic);

            // Create and set initial map location.
            MapPoint initialLocation = new MapPoint(-11000000, 5000000, SpatialReferences.WebMercator);
            myMap.InitialViewpoint = new Viewpoint(initialLocation, 100000000);

            // Create feature table using a URL.
            _featureTable = new ServiceFeatureTable(new Uri(_statesUrl));

            // Create feature layer using this feature table. Make it slightly transparent.
            _featureLayer = new FeatureLayer(_featureTable)
                Opacity = 0.6,
                // Work around service setting.
                MaxScale = 10

            // Create a new renderer for the States Feature Layer.
            SimpleLineSymbol lineSymbol = new SimpleLineSymbol(SimpleLineSymbolStyle.Solid, Color.Black, 1);
            SimpleFillSymbol fillSymbol = new SimpleFillSymbol(SimpleFillSymbolStyle.Solid, Color.Transparent, lineSymbol);

            // Set States feature layer renderer.
            _featureLayer.Renderer = new SimpleRenderer(fillSymbol);

            // Add feature layer to the map.

            // Adjust the selection color.
            MyMapView.SelectionProperties.Color = Color.Cyan;

            // Assign the map to the MapView.
            MyMapView.Map = myMap;

        private async void OnQueryClicked(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
            // Remove any previous feature selections that may have been made.

            // Begin query process.
            await QueryStateFeature(QueryEntry.Text);

        private async Task QueryStateFeature(string stateName)
                // Create a query parameters that will be used to Query the feature table.
                QueryParameters queryParams = new QueryParameters();

                // Trim whitespace on the state name to prevent broken queries.
                string formattedStateName = stateName.Trim().ToUpper();

                // Construct and assign the where clause that will be used to query the feature table.
                queryParams.WhereClause = "upper(STATE_NAME) LIKE '%" + formattedStateName + "%'";

                // Query the feature table.
                FeatureQueryResult queryResult = await _featureTable.QueryFeaturesAsync(queryParams);

                // Cast the QueryResult to a List so the results can be interrogated.
                List<Feature> features = queryResult.ToList();

                if (features.Any())
                    // Create an envelope.
                    EnvelopeBuilder envBuilder = new EnvelopeBuilder(SpatialReferences.WebMercator);

                    // Loop over each feature from the query result.
                    foreach (Feature feature in features)
                        // Add the extent of each matching feature to the envelope.

                        // Select each feature.

                    // Zoom to the extent of the selected feature(s).
                    await MyMapView.SetViewpointGeometryAsync(envBuilder.ToGeometry(), 50);
                    MessageBox.Show("Retry your query with a valid state name, like 'California'.", "State not found!");
            catch (Exception ex)
                MessageBox.Show("An error occurred.\n" + ex, "Sample error");
<UserControl x:Class="ArcGISRuntime.WPF.Samples.FeatureLayerQuery.FeatureLayerQuery"
        <esri:MapView x:Name="MyMapView" />
        <Border Style="{StaticResource BorderStyle}">
            <StackPanel Orientation="Vertical">
                <TextBlock Text="Enter a state name and click 'Query' to search."
                           TextWrapping="Wrap" FontWeight="SemiBold" TextAlignment="Center" />
                <TextBox x:Name="QueryEntry"
                         Text="New York"
                         Margin="0,5,0,0" />
                <Button Content="Query"
                        Click="OnQueryClicked" />

See Also
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