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Addresses containing Point of Interest data fail to Geocode in MapInfo Pro

Products affected: MapInfo Pro.

Issue

When attempting to Geocode address that contain Point of Interest (POI) data no matches are found. For example POI data could include the name of a Shopping Centre.

Cause

The Geocoding service used by MapInfo Pro™ does not currently process POI data.

Resolution

UPDATED: August 5, 2019
Remove the POI data from the addresses that need to be Geocoded.