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Is there a way to add a legend to Pro Google Maps?

Thread began 6/22/2012 6:29 pm by brian358606 | Last modified 7/02/2012 2:10 pm by brian358606 | 1754 views | 5 replies


Using 'Filters' to Create a Legend

I am not sure how to do that.

To create my map, I created six separate recordsets - one recordset for each category (bars, hotels, shopping, etc.). I have separate recordsets so that in Pro Maps for Goggle, I can assign a different icon/flag to each category to provide an easy visual cue to the visitor.

Currently, the map shows all six categories with their assigned icon. What I would like to do is have a legend, where the visitor could click a check box or a link which would then show only the businesses matching that category (bar, hotel, etc.)

I know I could create a recordset with everything in one recordset and then filter a particular category (i.e., hotels), but then I would not be able to give them the different icon/flag, because the icons/flas are assigned to a recordset in Pro Maps.

Or am I missing something? Is there a way to use a Filter to hide/show each recordset separately based on a user's selection?

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