Introduction to MPRouteWriter

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MPRouteWriter

Import and Export Route Microsoft® MapPoint® Route Information

 

MPRouteWriter is an add-in utility for Microsoft MapPoint that exports route information to either Microsoft Excel or a text file. Waypoints are exported with travel times and distances. It is also possible to export matching pushpins and their data fields; as well as rest breaks.

MPRouteWriter also incorporates MPRouteReader. This performs the opposite action, ie. it imports pushpins into route waypoints in a specified order. Both are available directly from MapPoint's Tools menu.

MPRouteWriter requires a PC running Windows 7, Windows 8, XP, or Vista; and Microsoft MapPoint 2006 (or later). MPRouteWriter v3 also requires the Microsoft .NET 4.0 Framework (free download from the Microsoft website). Microsoft Excel is also recommended.

 

This help file contains the following contact, license, and purchasing information:

 

Contact Winwaed Software Technology LLC
License Agreement
Purchasing MPRouteWriter
Revision History

 

Examples for both MPRouteWriter and MPRouteReader are provided for first time users:

 

Example: Using MPRouteWriter to Export a Route (uses MapPoint North America 2006)
Example: Using MPRouteReader to Create a Route (uses MapPoint North America 2006)

 

The specific aspects of MPRouteWriter's operation are described on the following pages:

 

Running MPRouteWriter
Writing to a Text File
Frequently Asked Questions

 

The specific aspects of MPRouteReader's operation are described on the following pages:

 

Running MPRouteReader
Selecting a Group of Pushpins
Frequently Asked Questions