MapType QML Type

The MapType type holds information about a map type. More...

Import Statement: import QtLocation 5.3
Since: Qt Location 5.5

Properties

Detailed Description

This includes the map type's name and description, the style and a flag to indicate if the map type is optimized for mobile devices (mobile).

Property Documentation

cameraCapabilities : CameraCapabilities

This property holds the camera capabilities for this map type.

This QML property was introduced in Qt Location 5.10.


description : string

This read-only property holds the description of the map type as a single formatted string.


metadata : VariantMap

This property holds optional, extra metadata related to a specific map type. The content of this property is entirely plugin-specific.

This QML property was introduced in Qt Location 5.10.


mobile : bool

Whether the map type is optimized for the use on a mobile device.

Map types for mobile devices usually have higher constrast to counteract the effects of sunlight and a reduced color for improved readability.


name : string

This read-only property holds the name of the map type as a single formatted string.


night : bool

Whether the map type is optimized for use at night.

Map types suitable for use at night usually have a dark background.

This QML property was introduced in Qt Location 5.4.


style : enumeration

This read-only property gives access to the style of the map type.

  • MapType.NoMap - No map.
  • MapType.StreetMap - A street map.
  • MapType.SatelliteMapDay - A map with day-time satellite imagery.
  • MapType.SatelliteMapNight - A map with night-time satellite imagery.
  • MapType.TerrainMap - A terrain map.
  • MapType.HybridMap - A map with satellite imagery and street information.
  • MapType.GrayStreetMap - A gray-shaded street map.
  • MapType.PedestrianMap - A street map suitable for pedestriants.
  • MapType.CarNavigationMap - A street map suitable for car navigation.
  • MapType.CycleMap - A street map suitable for cyclists.
  • MapType.CustomMap - A custom map type.

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