How To: Convert Atlas GIS map data to the ArcView shapefile format


This document describes how to convert Atlas GIS (.agf) files to ArcView shapefiles.


  • If you have Atlas GIS 4.0, you can select Export to Layer from the File menu to convert .agf files into .shp files.
  • If you don't have Atlas GIS 4.0, you can use the 'Atlas Geo File to ESRI Shapefile Translator' available from the Atlas GIS home page. See the Related Information Section of this document. For instructions on how to use this translator, refer to the Readme file provided with the utility.

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