ArcObjects Library Reference (Carto)  

ILayer.MaximumScale Property

Maximum scale (representative fraction) at which the layer will display.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Property MaximumScale As Double
public double MaximumScale {get; set;}
HRESULT get_MaximumScale(
  double* MaxScale
HRESULT put_MaximumScale(
  double MaxScale


MaxScale [out, retval]   MaxScale is a parameter of type double MaxScale [in]   MaxScale is a parameter of type double

Product Availability

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


Specifies the maximum scale at which the layer will be displayed. This means that if you zoom in beyond this scale, the layer will not display. For example, specify 500 to have the layer not display when zoomed in beyond 1:500.

See Also

ILayer Interface