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Installing Map Template
If you are buying map template(s) separately, please do the following steps:
STEP 1: Make sure you have installed iMapBuilder program (Registered version)
You may verify it at:
Software menubar >> Help >> About.
STEP 2: Purchase & Install map template(s)
Purchase map template(s) from www.imapbuilder.com.
From the menubar of iMapBuilder software,
click: File >> Install Map Package
to start the Install Map Template Wizard
STEP 3A: Install map template(s) from server
- Select: Install map template(s) from server
- Copy the Download Link from your received registration mail and Paste to the field
STEP 3B: OR Install map template(s) from file
- Download the template file .fmt onto your computer.
Note: Please ensure the downloaded file is in .fmt file extension, e.g. imap_worldcountries.fmt, sometimes Vista + IE system will accidently add an extra extension .zip (e.g. imap_worldcountries.fmt.zip) to the template package file. You should rename downloaded file back to correct filename. e.g. imap_worldcountries.fmt by right click the file and select rename or simply select the file and press F2
- Select: Install map template(s) from file, click the folder icon
- The windows Open dialog is displayed where you can browse to your template file(s)
(which you have downloaded from the link) or type in the file path directly. Select it.
STEP 4: Enter Registration NAME & KEY to install the template(s)
A Register Template wizard is displayed. You have to fill in the registration information - Registration Name and License Key, in which they can be found in the registration email. (Please remember no prevailing or trailing space (and quotation marks) should be copied as any extra characters would affect the key. )
If the templates are installed correctly, you will see the following message:
You can find the installed map in the Help > About
*If you find the Demo button still there, you will need to make sure the template you are using is what you bought. Please view the map list below:
STEP 5A: Then you can start using those registered maps ; or
STEP 5B: Open your existing map project (.fmp) if applicable
You may make a copy as a backup before update.
STEP 6: toolbar >> File >> Update Map in Project