If you would like to have map functionalities in your FMX and VCL applications, you should check out the advanced WebGMaps component by TMSSoftware.
What features does WebGMaps have?
With the WebGMaps component set, you can configure Google Maps in your FMX or VCL applications easily. Moreover, you can configure different map modes and extra map information can be displayed with little configurations. For instance:
- Default road map
- Satellite view
- Hybrid view
- Traffic information
- Bicycle view and Panoramio info
WebGMapsGeocoding1.Address := 'Broadway 615, LOS ANGELES, USA';
if WebGMapsGeocoding1.LaunchGeocoding = erOk then
// center the map at the coordinate
WebGMaps1.MapOptions.DefaultLatitude := WebGMapsGeocoding1.ResultLatitude;
WebGMaps1.MapOptions.DefaultLongitude := WebGMapsGeocoding1.ResultLongitude;
// Add a marker for the Los Angeles theatre
// set zoom level
WebGmaps1.MapOptions.ZoomMap := 19;
// launch the display of the map
Besides, you can apply, labels, markers, export to graphic files, construct routes from point to point, retrieve the longitude/latitude coordinate. To make it more convenient for developers, there are also geocoding, direction lists, time zone, and different additional components.
This is a commercial component set and you should get a license to integrate it into your applications. When you install, you will get several sample applications and complete documentation.