Map with Custom Marker

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Map with Custom Marker

Post by netdzynr » Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:40 pm

I need to show current position on the map widget using a custom marker -- I want to continuously track the location of a user that is moving, like the arrow displayed when riding in a car. The map widget appears to display in a web view or similar control that prevents overlying an image. How can I accomplish this?

Thanks in advance.

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Re: Map with Custom Marker

Post by [-hh] » Tue Dec 18, 2018 11:03 pm

Hi.

[ Here is a marker solution for the browser widget
http://lists.runrev.com/pipermail/use-l ... 51886.html ]

AFAIK the map widget uses a native layer.
The only way I can see based on my sparse experiences with the map widget is the following.
You could try to use another native layer, a browser widget, with your custom control, like here:
viewtopic.php?p=172789#p172789
And then don't move the marker/browser widget, but center the map "under" the custom marker.
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