MapInfo Pro

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MapInfo Pro allows you to perform sophisticated and detailed data analysis to understand your data from a geographic perspective.

What is Vertical Mapper?

Working within MapInfo, Vertical Mapperhelps you display, manage, and interpret grid-based continuous spatial information.

Click here to search the PC Suites for versions of this softwarePlatforms

  • Windows Yes
  • Macintosh  No
  • Linux No

Does NUI, Galway have a site licence for MapInfo Pro software?

Yes. NUI, Galway has signed up with Eduserv/CHESTfor a site licence agreement with a renewal date of 30-Sep.

How can I get MapInfo Pro software for my computer?

  • MapInfo Pro is available in PC Suites.
  • Students 
    MapInfo is available to purchase  

  • Staff 
    The MapInfo Pro installation CD is available to borrow.  Please email to borrow a copy of the installation CD or alternatively you may access MapInfo Pro using our Software Self Service option.  

    MapInfo Pro is available to postgraduate researchers for on-campus use only i.e. researchers who have a desktop computer linked to the campus network (excluding wireless connections). Please email  to borrow a copy of the installation CD. 

  • Installation Information 
    To install software on your machine you must login as an administrator
    If you borrow MapInfo Pro software, you are obliged to sign a MapBasic copyright acknowledgement form

Can I install MapInfo Pro software on my home computer?

Yes. Under the Chest General Licence Conditions, staff/students are entitled to run a copy of their institution's licensed software on their home machine for the normal business of the Institution. The MapInfo Pro installation CD is available to borrow, please email

Where can I get technical support about MapInfo Pro?

Technical support is available from MapInfo