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Importing .MXD files into Global Mapper Workspace

pelletierb1
pelletierb1 Global Mapper User
edited March 2011 in Technical Support
I am fairly new to Global Mapper and have been recently sent some GIS files with the .mxd file extension is it possible to open these?

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  • global_mapper
    global_mapper Administrator
    edited March 2011
    No .mxd files are proprietary ESRI files and cannot be loaded into Global Mapper.

    Thanks,

    Mike
    Global Mapper Support
    support@globalmapper.com
  • redbeard
    redbeard Global Mapper User Trusted User
    edited March 2011
    The mxd files only point to the data and tells arcmap how to display is among other things. If all you got is the mxd, even with ESRI tools it's worthless. You need the other stuff, probably ending in a format like .shp, .mdb, .gdb, etc. If you have the original data, it's certainly possible you can load it.
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