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Resolve Grid Maker tool in MapInfo Pro v15.2 does not have the click and drag functionality

Products affected: MapInfo Pro™

Issue

The Grid Maker Tool in MapInfo Pro v15.2 does not have the click and drag functionality as it did in previous versions.

Cause

The Grid Maker tool was removed to save space on the Ribbon Interface.

Resolution

UPDATED: October 3, 2017
If users have the 32-bit version of MapInfo Pro installed they can load the tool using the steps below:
  1. In MapInfo Pro go to HOME > Tool Extensions > Options > either Run Program or Register Tool
  2. Navigate to the MapInfo Pro 32-bit installation directory (i.e C:\Program Files (x86)\MapInfo\Professional\Tools\gridmakr.MBX)
  3. Click OK
Alternatively, users can contact the Technical Support team at software.support@pb.com to request a copy of the Grid Maker mbx tool.