[maplab-users] ArcGis9 and Maplab

Jeff McKenna jmckenna at dmsolutions.ca
Wed Mar 21 14:20:53 EST 2007

I can tell you that the latest QGIS (http://www.qgis.org/) has a 
'File/Export to MapServer Mapfile' function that actually works.  Give 
it a shot!


Javier Sanchez Galan wrote:
> My First words are to thank those who answered my question!.
> After reading carefully the "ArcMap MXD to ArcIMS AXL & MapServer 
> converter/ export utility", i ve found what may be the answer to my 
> question about the format (.map  generated file, has differences from 
> the tutorial.map file).
> it reads that:
> "The files generated for MapServer can be customized by editing the 
> resoures/_MXDtoMap.xsl" file. The default form is particularly focussed 
> on users that publish metadata and services through GeoNetwork 
> opensource ( http://geonetwork-opensource.org ). "
> Well, i found the AMEIN v1.0.1 plugin that does the export i need, i ve 
> installed it succesfully (even registered the dll), the only problem is 
> that it doesnt loads on ArcGis9, it remains gray, thus unusable and 
> after reading many posts, i dont have a conclusion on how to make it 
> available.
> Anyone can point me to a way of making it available.
> Thanks

Jeff McKenna
DM Solutions Group Inc.

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