MapInfo Professional Link Utility for Google Earth

This utility allows the user to export MapInfo Professional generated map images or data to Google Earth KML and KMZ formats. The utility also includes the ability to export thematic map legends, as well as vector data attribute information.

Utility Requirements

  • MapInfo Professional v8.5 or higher (download evaluation)
  • Google Earth v3.0 or higher.
  • Internet Access

Instructions

Extract the compressed file and run GELink.mbx found in GoogleConnect directory. Open a MapInfo file or a workspace. On the tools tool-bar you should see a green globe icon. When in the map window click on the globe icon to export the map window. Alternatively, to export MapInfo TAB files to Goolge vector format (KML) make a map selection first and then click on the Globe icon. This will export the selected objects to Google Earth.

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