Pitney Bowes
MapInfo Pro™ Monthly Journal
What's new in MapInfo Professional v12.0.2

64 bit MapInfo Professional v12.0.2 is a patch release that can be applied to MapInfo Professional v12.0 or v12.0.1. This release includes fixes to more than 40 issues as well as a few new "featurettes".

Obtaining the patch

You have two ways to obtain the patch release.

1) Check for updates from within MapInfo Professional

Here's a handy tip, in MapInfo Professional click on Help > Check for Update. This will open a web page with any relevant updates for your version of MapInfo Professional.

2) Download from our Web site

MapInfo Professional patches are listed here:
http://www.pbinsight.com/support/product-downloads/for/mapinfo-professional

Enhancements in version 12.0.2
  • More than 40 software issues addressed. Detailed release notes will be available with the download.

  • Upgraded License Server Utility - The latest version of the License Server Utility is v4.1. This addresses an issue found in the previous version.

  • Improvement to TileServer support - A new per table setting to ignore (not show an error) when an exception is thrown for missing tiles

  • Support for Oracle 12C

  • Support for the new Oracle Instant Client 12.1.0.1

  • Web Map Servers (WMS) - Support HTML format for returning info in the WMS GetFeatureInfo capability.

  • Control and manage licenses on the License Server Utility (LSU) -There is a new options file to control and manage licenses, such as permitted users, on a LSU

  • Browser window - With v12.0.2 it will be possible to select a range of rows using Shift-Click.

  • Support for the Japanese Government Tile Server