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Does anyone know how I can link to a location in Bing Maps and have it open in 3D mode?

A link formatted like this:

will open that location using their standard 2D map. Is there anything I can add in to have it open in 3D instead?

Thanks, Seth

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add the parameters


&lvl=15 = zoom level

&tlt=-90 = tilt

&alt=3224' = altitude

&dir=0 = direction (0 is North)

&cam= camera position lat/lng

Full link (try it)

Please note: will only be active 3D view when the Virtual Earth Plugin (Bing Maps 3D now) is installed (IE only)

Hybrid and Direction options

additional for hybrid and looking east

&sty=h =hybrid mode

&dir=101 =direction east

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Looks great! Is there an attribute to have the aerial imagery active? – Seth P. Sep 20 '10 at 15:35
added &sty=h see link above – Mapperz Sep 20 '10 at 15:41

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