Gets or sets a value controlling how the Graphic is placed in the 3D view.

Namespace:  ESRI.ArcGISExplorer.Mapping

Assembly:  ESRI.ArcGISExplorer (in ESRI.ArcGISExplorer.dll) Version: (


public Placement3D Placement3D { get; set; }
Visual Basic (Declaration)
Public Property Placement3D As Placement3D

Field Value

The type of 3D view placement. The default is AttachToSurface.


The Placement3D property is used to control whether a Graphic is attached to the surface of the globe (AttachToSurface) or is drawn using the Z (elevation) values of the Geometry (AbsoluteElevation). The default for a new Graphic is AttachToSurface.

Polygon graphics cannot be drawn using elevation values and if set to AbsoluteElevation will be ignored; Point and Polyline graphics can be drawn using absolute elevation.

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