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New Features in Version 4.8

This latest release of Maptitude, the award winning GIS desktop software, continues to provide easy-to-use yet powerful mapping tools. Maptitude 4.8 remains the most competitively priced, full featured GIS/mapping software available. Maptitude 4.8 provides extensive new functionality and enhancements:

New Support for Excel
Users can now save any table or dataview to the Microsoft Office Excel worksheet format (.XLS).

Open Maptitude Maps in ArcMap
Open in ArcMapAny Maptitude map can now be opened as a map in ArcMap, one of the programs that is part of the Esri ArcGIS system of software. You can choose which layers to include in the map and can also choose to retain a selection set for each included layer.

When opened in ArcMap the map will be have the same scale and projection as the original map in Maptitude. Layers are displayed with the same styles where matched, and these include themes, visibility, autoscale and selected features.

This new feature extends the extensive file export capabilities of Maptitude, reinforcing its position as a fully fledged GIS platform both as a stand-alone product and in conjunction with existing spatial systems.

Library MapImproved Map Librarian Maps
Creating attractive maps is even easier with new and revised Map Librarian maps. Now you can quickly create attractive overview maps for any location.

New File Format Support

 •  Maptitude supports MrSID Generation 3 image files.

 •  Maptitude imports TIGER/Line 2005 files.

With the flexible and powerful programming language (GISDK) that is included with Maptitude you can create new add-ins and applications and call GISDK functions and macros from other programs, written in another  language. Maptitude now provides many new functions for developers. These include those for additional array element manipulation, bit based integer processing, determining topological neighbors of DEM points, and obtaining system information such as processor type, the number of processors and whether Terminal Services is running, as well as many more.

New U.K. Data

 •  2006 first quarter Penultimate Postcode points

 •  2006 Postal Areas, Districts, and Sectors

CLICK HERE to see features that were new to version 4.7