How to import CSV file into MapInfo using Discover

Encom Discover has many features that add more functionality to MapInfo Professional. In this GIS tutorial, I am going to show you how to import Comma Delimited file (SCV) into MapInfo using Encom Discover. If we use Imprort/Export menu from Discover, we can have more flexibility to modify the CSV file before importing to MapInfo table. We can specify which row that contains headers, manually change the field name, and many more.

Steps to import CSV file to MapInfo using Discover

Go to Discover | Import and Export and select Advanced ASCII import. You will see the following window opened. Browse the csv file using browse button. You can then specify the headers and some other things if you want.

Press Import and save the table into MapInfo table. Done.


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