ArcObjects Library Reference (Animation)  

IAGAnimationUtils Interface

Provides access to animation utility methods.

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.


Method CalculateDisplayFrames Calculate the number of frames to display based on the minimum animation interval.
Method CaptureCurrentView Creates a keyframe to capture the current view and adds it to the current animation.
Method CreateFlybyFromPath Create a flyby animation from a path.
Method CreateLayerGroupAnimation Create a layer group animation.
Method KeyframeFromBookmark Create a view keyframe from a spatial bookmark.
Method LoadAnimationFile Load the animation from a file.
Method SaveAnimationFile Save the animation to a file.

CoClasses that implement IAGAnimationUtils

CoClasses and Classes Description
AGAnimationUtils Class containing common implementation of utility methods.


This interface provides utility functions for creating group animation, creating flyby-from-path animation, converting bookmark to a map view keyframe, capturing current view into a map view keyframe, calculating minimum number of frames for an animation, and save/load animation.

.NET Snippets

Create Animation from Path | Create Animation from View | Create Group Layer Animation

.NET Samples

Visualizing the camera path while animating (Code Files: VisualizeCameraPath) | Create camera flyby from path (Code Files: frmCameraPath)

.NET Related Topics

Animation | How to animate the camera along a path (line feature) in globe | How to save and load ArcGIS animation files