Developer(s)Precisely (formerly Pitney Bowes Software and MapInfo Corporation)
Stable release
v2021.1 / April 1, 2022; 22 months ago (2022-04-01)
Operating systemWindows

MapBasic is a programming language for creation of additional tools and functionality for the MapInfo Professional geographical information system. MapBasic is based on the BASIC family of programming languages.[1]

MapBasic also allows programmers to develop software in popular programming languages such as C, C++ and Visual Basic and use these with the MapInfo Professional GIS to create geographically based software, such as electronic mapping.


  1. ^ Larry Daniel; Paula Loree; Angela Whitener (2002). Inside MapInfo Professional. Thomson Delmar Learning. ISBN 0-7668-3472-7.