ArcObjects Library Reference (Carto)  

ITimeDimensionDefinition Interface

Provides access to properties that define time based on multi-dimensional data.

Product Availability

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


Layer types that support multidimensional data can choose to define their definition of time based on the dimension. Implementing this interface will allow the users to set one of the dimensions as time dimension.


Read-only property MultiDimensional Indicates whether the data is multi-dimensional.
Read/write property TimeDimensionFormat Returns the format of the dimension that represents time.
Read/write property TimeDimensionName Returns the name of the dimension that represents time.
Read/write property TimeReference Time reference for the data.

CoClasses that implement ITimeDimensionDefinition

CoClasses and Classes Description
CadastralFabricSubLayer Cadastral Fabric Feature Layer Object.
FDOGraphicsLayer A collection of properties for an annotation layer (feature data object graphics layer).
FeatureLayer A collection of features and their visual representation.
GdbRasterCatalogLayer Geodabase RasterCatalog source and display options.
RasterLayer Raster layer source and display options.
StandaloneTable A standalone table.