You cannot update map information after the MapPoint or Streets and Trips programs are released

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Except for road construction data, the information in Microsoft MapPoint and in Microsoft Streets and Trips is set before the programs are released. Because of the large quantity of information that is available and the constantly-changing nature of maps, it is impossible to include every road, town, and village in MapPoint and in Streets and Trips.

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MapPoint and Streets and Trips provide some of the most comprehensive and accurate databases of road maps in print or on CD.

The lowest display altitudes in these programs give you a very detailed view of North America, complete with small roads, streets, towns, and natural features. Many of the smaller features are drawn from comprehensive geographic databases that have been compiled by the United States government or from companies that specialize in digital mapping.

How to update road construction information

  1. On the Route menu, click Update Construction Information.
  2. Click Yes.
If you find mistakes or have suggestions for improving the maps, click the Send Map Feedback command on the Tools menu.

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Article ID: 328830 - Last Review: September 29, 2011 - Revision: 9.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft AutoRoute 2007
  • Microsoft MapPoint 2006 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft MapPoint 2004 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft MapPoint 2002 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Streets & Trips 2008
  • Microsoft Streets & Trips 2008 with Connected Services
  • Microsoft Streets & Trips 2008 with GPS Locator
  • Microsoft Streets & Trips 2007
  • Microsoft Streets & Trips 2007 with GPS Locator
  • Microsoft Streets & Trips 2006
  • Microsoft Streets & Trips 2005 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Streets & Trips 2004 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Streets & Trips 2003 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft MapPoint 2009 North America
  • Microsoft MapPoint 2009 North America with GPS Locator
  • Microsoft Streets & Trips 2009
  • Microsoft Streets & Trips 2009 with GPS Locator
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