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Versions 20 and later
WINDEVWindows Some geolocation functions are now available for WINDEV applications for Windows.
Windows Some geolocation functions are now available for WEBDEV sites for Windows.
New in version 20
WINDEVWindows Some geolocation functions are now available for WINDEV applications for Windows.
Windows Some geolocation functions are now available for WEBDEV sites for Windows.
WINDEVWindows Some geolocation functions are now available for WINDEV applications for Windows.
Windows Some geolocation functions are now available for WEBDEV sites for Windows.
Versions 21 and later
Universal Windows 10 App Some functions are now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
New in version 21
Universal Windows 10 App Some functions are now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
Universal Windows 10 App Some functions are now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
Versions 22 and later
WINDEVWindows Some functions are now available for WINDEV applications.
New in version 22
WINDEVWindows Some functions are now available for WINDEV applications.
WINDEVWindows Some functions are now available for WINDEV applications.
The following functions are used to handle geolocation data and to control GPS devices:
geoAzimuthReturns the direction represented by a location in relation to another one.
geoDistanceReturns the distance between the two locations. This distance is expressed in meters by default.
geoGetAddressRetrieves an address or a list of addresses corresponding to the description of a geographic location.
geoGetAreaRetrieves the coordinates of the geographic area that corresponds to a given description.
geoRunAppStarts the device's native maps application to display:
  • a specific geographical location,
  • a route between two locations.
geoTrackingDisableDisables the tracking of user positions for a WINDEV Mobile application.
geoTrackingEnableEnables the management of location tracking in a WINDEV Mobile application.
geoTrackingProcedureDefines the WLanguage procedure that will be called when the location of the user changes.
geoTrackingStatusRetrieves the status of the system for position tracking.
GPSDetectPositionAsks to be notified when the device gets close to a given location.
GPSEndIndicates the end of the use of geolocation functions.
GPSFollowMovementRequests to be notified periodically of the device's current location.
GPSGetPositionRetrieves information about the current device position.
GPSInfoReturns the information about the location provider used by the application for geolocation functions.
GPSInitParameterInitializes the parameters of geolocation WLanguage functions and finds a location provider.
GPSLastPositionRetrieves the information about the last known device position.
GPSStatusRetrieves the activation status of the geolocation provider or asks to be notified when the status changes.
GPSStopDetectionStops the location detection triggered by GPSDetectPosition.
The following advanced types are used to handle geolocation data:
Versions 17 and later
Address
New in version 17
Address
Address
The Address type is used to manipulate the address of a place or person.
Versions 15 and later
geoPosition
New in version 15
geoPosition
geoPosition
The geoPosition type is used to handle geographic positions via WLanguage geolocation functions.
Related Examples:
Android GPS Android (WINDEV Mobile): Android GPS
[ + ] This example presents the use of the GPS functions of WLanguage in an Android application.
It is used to retrieve at regular interval:
- The latitude
- The longitude
- The altitude
- The speed
- The direction
WM Geolocation Cross-platform examples (WINDEV Mobile): WM Geolocation
[ + ] This example explains how to perform proximity searches with geolocation :
- search around me
- search in a city, at a given address, or close to a specific address.
The results are displayed in a looper and in a map with markers.
Minimum version required
  • Version 15
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