How to use Microsoft MapPoint

This tool from Microsoft is used to plot geospatial data allowing you to also geocode locations and routes onto the map. 

"These pages demonstrate how to use MapPoint to its full capabilities. Each function and feature is described, along with caveats and potential problems. Differences between the different versions are also explained." (, 2012) 


  • Case Studies
  • Finding your way around MapPoint
  • Locations & Pushpins
  • Points of Interest
  • Route Finding
  • GPS
  • Plotting Data Maps
  • Territories
  • Drawing & Annotation
  • Using MapPoint Output
  • Programming Topics

Sources (2012). How to use Microsoft Mappoint. Retrieved from

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