The flexible development environment of MapInfo Professional®

MapBasic

MapBasic is a free download. Automate repetitive operations, and integrate MapInfo Professional with other applications - quickly and easily.

Geographic Customiser for MapInfo Professional

The MapBasic development environment is a complete, BASIC-like programming language used to create custom applications for use with MapInfo Professional or special MapInfo runtimes. MapBasic is a geographic customiser with the functionality of MapInfo Professional. You can automate repetitive operations and integrate MapInfo Professional with other applications - quickly and easily.

Functions of the Geographic Customiser

Using the geographic customiser for MapInfo Professional you can:
  • Build custom applications and modify the MapInfo Professional interface
  • Control MapInfo Professional through OLE Automation
  • Add 'a little mapping' to your applications with MapInfo Professional windows
  • Create and edit programs with MapBasic Text Editor
  • Use MapBasic Compiler to create an executable from a program
  • Link separate program modules for large or complex applications
  • Reference On-line Help for the MapBasic language
  • Includes over 300 statements and functions