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How do I convert MapInfo TAB and/or MIF to SHP?

I currently do not have MapInfo but I do have a lot of ".Map" files that I need to convert for use in ArcGIS.

Actually each file (much like a shapefile i guess) is composed of several files:

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marked as duplicate by Jakub, Mapperz Jul 25 '11 at 20:39

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This is a probable repeat of… which covers .TAB to shapefile conversions. – user3461 Jul 25 '11 at 19:53
Oops. @Kevin is right. Please close this. – Jakub Jul 25 '11 at 20:37
closed on request of original poster Jakub as a duplicate question.… is answered. – Mapperz Jul 25 '11 at 20:40

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Mapinfo TAB to ESRI Shapefile can be done in ArcGIS provided you have the 'data interoperability' extension (FME based conversion tool in ESRI clothing).

To do this free:

Ogr2Ogr will convert to shapefile from tab.

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Thanks. No interoperability extension. As for Org2Org. Is there something that has a GUI? Add a file with a button, click convert, etc. – Jakub Jul 25 '11 at 20:27 – Mapperz Jul 25 '11 at 20:55
Thanks @Mapperz. Exactly what i was looking for. – Jakub Jul 26 '11 at 12:10

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