Scalebar widget

The Scalebar widget displays a scale bar on the map. The widget respects various coordinate systems and displays units in English or metric values. When working with Web Mercator or geographic coordinate systems, the scale bar takes into account projection distortion and dynamically adjusts.

Configure the Scalebar widget

  1. Hover over the Scalebar widget and click the show or hide button Show or Hide to show or hide this widget in your app.
  2. Hover over the widget and click the edit button Edit.

    The configuration window for this widget appears.

  3. Choose one of the following units:
    • english
    • metric
    • dual
  4. Choose one of the following styles:
    • line
    • ruler
  5. Note:

    The dual unit is only supported by the line style.

  6. Click OK to save the configuration and close the window.

Use the Scalebar widget

When the app starts, the Scalebar widget is automatically enabled and displayed at the lower-left corner of the app. It is updated dynamically when the map's scale changes.

Metric_ruler
Dual_line