ArcObjects Library Reference (Carto)  

FDOGraphicsLayerFactory CoClass

A graphics layer factory.

Product Availability

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

Supported Platforms

Windows, Solaris, Linux


Interfaces Description
IAnnotationLayerFactory Provides access to members that create/find annotation layers.
IFDOGraphicsLayerFactory Provides access to members that create/find FDO graphics layers.


An FDOGraphicsLayerFactory is a dispenser of annotation layers and allows a client to open and create annotation layers specified by a set of parameters. An annotation layer represents a feature class in a geodatabse that stores graphic features, such as an annotation feature class. An FDOGraphicsLayerFactory is a cocreatable, singleton object. An FDOGraphicsLayerFactory also supports methods that can be used to browse graphics layers in a workspace.