Customizing a Map

Xamarin.Forms.Maps provides a cross-platform abstraction for displaying maps that use the native map APIs on each platform, in order to provide a fast and familiar map experience for users.

Customizing a Map Pin

This article explains how to create a custom renderer for the Map control, which displays a native map with a customized pin and a customized view of the pin data on each platform.

Highlighting a Circular Area on a Map

This article explains how to add a circular overlay to a map in order to highlight a circular area of the map.

Highlighting a Region on a Map

This article explains how to add a polygon overlay to a map in order to highlight a region on the map. Polygons are a closed shape and have their interiors filled in.

Highlighting a Route on a Map

This article explains how to add a polyline overlay to a map. A polyline overlay is a series of connected line segments that are typically used to show a route on a map, or form any shape that's required.

Xamarin Workbook

If it's not already installed, install the Xamarin Workbooks app first. The workbook file should download automatically, but if it doesn't, just click to start the workbook download manually.