There might be situations where you need to export features of a vector layer to a CSV file. For such cases, this article will teach you how to export a vector layer to a CSV file in C#.
C# API to Export Vector Layer to CSV
We will use the Aspose.GIS for .NET API to export features for a CSV file. It is an API that supports working with geospatial data stored in various file formats. It also provides the ability to render maps and create, read, and convert geographic data without any additional software. You can either install the API through NuGet or download it directly from the Downloads section.
PM> Install-Package Aspose.GIS
Export Features of Vector Layer to CSV in C#
We can export the features of a vector layer to a CSV file programmatically by following the steps given below:
- Create the CSV file using the Drivers.Csv.CreateLayer(string path, CsvOptions options) method.
- Add attributes to the layer using the VectorLayer.Attributes.Add(FeatureAttribute attribute) method.
- Add features to the layer using the VectorLayer.Add(Feature feature) method.
The following sample code shows how to export features to a CSV file using C#.
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In this article, you have learned how to export features to a CSV file using C#. The shared code snippet demonstrates how to achieve this with just a few lines of code. Aspose.GIS for .NET is a robust API for working with geospatial data. You can explore the API in detail by visiting the official documentation. In case of any questions, please feel free to reach us at our free support forum.