File | Import | Shape Table

Imports Shape data from a third party disk file into the currentlt open Project.

When this command is executed, the Windows File dialog box will open, as shown below.

  1. Choose the appropriate external file from the File Name & Extension list on the lower right of the dialog box.

The File Name & Extension list in the Windows File dialog box contains the names and extensions of all of the third party file formats that can be imported into a Shape Table (SHP) file.

  1. Select a file to import, and click on Open to import it.

Import Shape Table Dialog Box Showing a File Selected.