HERE Android SDK Developer's Guide

MapOverlayType

The enumeration MapOverlayType is a member of com.here.android.mpa.mapping .

Enumeration Summary

public final enumeration MapOverlayType

extends java.lang.Enum, java.lang.Object

Represents values describing the display grouping of MapObject objects when added to a Map.

[For complete information, see the section Enumeration Details]

Enum Constant Summary

Table 1. Enum Constants in MapOverlayType
Fields

public static final MapOverlayType FOREGROUND_OVERLAY

Identifies objects that are to be placed on top of any other objects.

public static final MapOverlayType POI_OVERLAY

Identifies objects which augment POI information.

public static final MapOverlayType TRANSIT_STOP_OVERLAY

Identifies objects which augment Transit Stop information.

public static final MapOverlayType ROAD_OVERLAY

Identifies objects which add some information to the road network, such as traffic or GPS location.

public static final MapOverlayType AREA_OVERLAY

Identifies objects which add information to area features such as heat maps.

public static final MapOverlayType BACKGROUND_OVERLAY

Identifies objects which are placed directly over (on top or in front of) BACKGROUND_REPLACEMENT objects.

public static final MapOverlayType BACKGROUND_REPLACEMENT

Identifies objects that replace the background, such as custom satellite data.

Method Summary

Table 2. Methods in MapOverlayType
Methods

public static MapOverlayType valueOf (String name)

This method retrieves the enumeration value that matches the name specified by the caller.

public static MapOverlayType[] values ()

This method retrieves an array of constants of the given enum type in the order in which they are declared.

Enumeration Details

Represents values describing the display grouping of MapObject objects when added to a Map.

Enum Constant Details

public static final MapOverlayType FOREGROUND_OVERLAY

Identifies objects that are to be placed on top of any other objects. These objects appear closer to the viewer than other objects.

public static final MapOverlayType POI_OVERLAY

Identifies objects which augment POI information.

public static final MapOverlayType TRANSIT_STOP_OVERLAY

Identifies objects which augment Transit Stop information. Transit-related objects have higher priority over street names and other area feature labels.

public static final MapOverlayType ROAD_OVERLAY

Identifies objects which add some information to the road network, such as traffic or GPS location.

public static final MapOverlayType AREA_OVERLAY

Identifies objects which add information to area features such as heat maps.

public static final MapOverlayType BACKGROUND_OVERLAY

Identifies objects which are placed directly over (on top or in front of) BACKGROUND_REPLACEMENT objects. Apply this type to custom raster tiles and other map objects that should be drawn on top of the (background) map, but should not hide other objects.

public static final MapOverlayType BACKGROUND_REPLACEMENT

Identifies objects that replace the background, such as custom satellite data. Note that this semantic type does not disable rendering of the background.

Method Details

public static MapOverlayType valueOf (String name)

This method retrieves the enumeration value that matches the name specified by the caller.

Parameters:

  • name

    A string containing the name of the enumeration member whose value is to be retrieved.

public static MapOverlayType[] values ()

This method retrieves an array of constants of the given enum type in the order in which they are declared.

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