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30th September 2010, 03:00 PM
The MapWindow application is a free, extensible, geographic information system (GIS) that can be used:

* As an alternative desktop GIS
* To distribute data to others
* To develop and distribute custom spatial data a.nalyses

MapWinGIS ActiveX Control
At the core of the MapWindow application is the MapWinGIS ActiveX control. Using this control, you can program custom mapping functionality directly into your own software.

* Open source component (free distribution)
* Complete GIS API for shapefile and grid data
* Many built in GIS functions