ArcObjects Library Reference (Carto)  

ILayer.MinimumScale Property

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

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Property MinimumScale As Double
public double MinimumScale {get; set;}
HRESULT get_MinimumScale(
  double* MinScale
HRESULT put_MinimumScale(
  double MinScale


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

Product Availability

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


Specifies the minimum scale at which the layer will be displayed. This means that if you zoom out beyond this scale, the layer will not display. For example, specify 1000 to have the layer not display when zoomed out beyond 1:1000.

See Also

ILayer Interface