yup I got AI 8 also, but doesn't it allow me to convert mif to shape
> > I am not used to MapInfo but I got some data in MapInfo format need to
> > manipulated in ArcInfo and ArcView
> > 1. How do I know what kind of projection the mapinfo file is in?
> > 2. Several files can display well in one windows in mapinfo, but when
> > export/translate to e00 or shp some can display well in ArcView and
> > files are lost cause of different projection
> > 3. So to speak even some files in shape or coverage also hard to tell
> > what projection there are....
> ArcInfo 8 will let you do what you want with minimal fuss. Do you
> copy yet? If not, I suggest that you get the upgrade.
> e the hypnocrite
> Taking the no out of hypocrite since 2000 A.D. (Or trying to, anyway)