About BruTile

BruTile is a C# open source library to access tile services like OpenStreetMap and Bing. BruTile has few dependencies, is platform independent and has a limited scope. It is intended for reuse by other more sophisticated libraries

Projects that use BruTile


Go here for an online Silverlight demo of BruTile used in Mapsui

Online Silverlight demo

Compiled as a Portable Class Library (PCL) that targets:

  • .NET for Windows Store apps
  • .Net Framework 4.0.3 and higher
  • Silverlight 5 and higher (upgraded from 4 to 5 necessary for Xamarin support)
  • Windows Phone 8 and higher (upgraded from 7 to 8 necessary for Xamarin support)
  • Xamarin.iOS
  • Xamarin.Android

For downward compatibility we also compile for:

  • .Net Framework 4.0
  • .Net Framework 3.5

Supported tile services

  • TMS
  • WMS-C
  • WMS called though WMS-C protocol
  • WMTS
  • ArcGIS Tile Server

There are also a number of predefined tile services, like:

  • OpenStreetMap
  • Bing
  • Google


I like to hear any kind of feedback. You can:

  • Post a message in the forum through the Discussions menu
  • Contact me through codeplex


Here are our future plans: Roadmap


This project is work in progress: Warnings

Logo by Steven Ottens

Last edited Jan 12 at 9:20 AM by pauldendulk, version 127