Basic map

Add a map to your application. Right out of the box, the map displays geographic boundaries, street names, road data, and more. The map can be then be styled, moved, and rotated.

basic map

activity_sample_basic_map.xml

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<FrameLayout android:layout_height="match_parent"
    xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android"
    android:layout_width="match_parent">

    <com.trimblemaps.mapsdk.maps.MapView
        android:id="@+id/mapView"
        android:layout_width="match_parent"
        android:layout_height="match_parent" />

</FrameLayout>

SampleBasicMapActivity.java

public class SampleBasicMapActivity extends AppCompatActivity {

    private MapView mapView;

    @Override
    protected void onCreate(Bundle savedInstanceState) {
        super.onCreate(savedInstanceState);

        // Authorize the api key for the session.
        // .apiKey() requires your Trimble Maps API key
        TrimbleMapsAccount trimbleMapsAccount = TrimbleMapsAccount.builder()
                .apiKey(getString(R.string.API_KEY))
                .build();

        // Initialize the session
        TrimbleMapsAccountManager.initialize(trimbleMapsAccount);
        TrimbleMapsAccountManager.awaitInitialization();

        // Get an instance of the map, done before the layout is set.
        TrimbleMaps.getInstance(this);
        setContentView(R.layout.activity_sample_basic_map);

        // Set up the MapView from the layout
        mapView = findViewById(R.id.mapView);
        // the onMapReadyCallback is fired when the map is ready to be worked with
        mapView.getMapAsync(new OnMapReadyCallback() {
            @Override
            public void onMapReady(@NonNull TrimbleMapsMap trimbleMapsMap) {
                // The TrimbleMapsMap object is created, now a style can be applied to render a map.
                trimbleMapsMap.setStyle(Style.MOBILE_DAY, new Style.OnStyleLoaded() {
                    @Override
                    public void onStyleLoaded(@NonNull Style style) {
                        // The style is loaded, you can add content to the map, move it etc.
                    }
                });
            }
        });

    }
}
Last updated September 22, 2021.