Installing the ECWCompressor with MapInfo Pro v10 and older

Products affected: MapInfo Pro™
To install the ECW Compressor with MapInfo Pro 10 and Older, please follow the steps below:

Installing the ECW Compressor

The ECW raster handler allows opening and displaying raster images compressed in the ECW format. It is recommend to exit all Windows programs before installing.
  1. Choose Install Products from the MapInfo Professional CD Browser.
  2. Choose ECW Compressor. The Welcome screen displays. Choose Next to continue the installation process.
  3. The Software License screen displays. Choose Yes to accept the terms of the agreement and to continue the installation process.
  4. The Choose Destination Location screen displays. Specify the directory where ECW Compressor will be installed.
  5. The Select Program Folder screen displays. Select a folder. Choose Next to continue.
  6. The Setup Complete screen displays: choose to display the ReadMe file and/or create a shortcut on the  desktop. Choose Finish. 
  7. Regarding the Geographic Tracker MapInfo Pro 10.5 must be installed to be able to use it.
UPDATED:  December 5, 2019