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How can I compare versions of an OCAD map ?
What mapping software can I use for free ?
Can I convert an o-cad 10 file into an o-cad 8 file without having o-cad?
How can I run OCAD or PurplePen on the Mac ?
How can I create a partial map for planner in Open Orienteering Mapper
How can I open an OCAD10 file in OCAD 8 ?
I'm setting a course for an event on someone else's map. They have sent me the map file, but it is in OCAD 10 format and my OCAD 8 can't open it.
How can I convert the file to OCAD 10 format ?
Mar 16, 2013
Mar 21, 2013
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The short answer is that you can't.
The only way I know to do this is to send the file to someone with OCAD 10 or later and ask them to open the file and save it as an OCAD 8 file, then return it to you.
Mar 17, 2013
Update on this - you can now open OCAD 10 files in Open Orienteering Mapper (
) and that seems to load pretty well.
If you then save as an OCAD file from within OO Mapper, you get an OCAD 8 file.
Aug 14, 2013
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