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MapPoint: How to Import Streets & Trips 2000 Pushpins Into MapPoint

Article ID: 246050

Article Last Modified on 8/6/2002


  • Microsoft MapPoint 2000 Standard Edition

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This article describes how to import pushpins from Microsoft Streets & Trips 2000 into Microsoft MapPoint.


To import Streets & Trips 2000 pushpins into MapPoint:

  1. On the Tools menu in Streets & Trips 2000, click Pushpin Explorer.
  2. In the Sets box, click to select the pushpin set that you want to use in MapPoint, and then click Export.
  3. In the Save as type box, click All Files (*.*).
  4. In the File name box, type filename.csv, where filename is the name of the pushpin set.
  5. Quit Streets & Trips 2000, and then start MapPoint.
  6. On the Tools menu, click Pushpin Explorer.
  7. Click Import.
  8. In the File of type box, click Text Files (*.txt, *.csv, *.tab, *.asc).
  9. In the list of files, click the file that you created in step four, and then click Open.
  10. Click Pushpin Map, and then click Next.
  11. In the Pushpin Set Symbol box, click the symbol that you want to use for all pushpins in the pushpin set.
  12. In the Set Name box, type a name for the pushpin set, and then click Finish.

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