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I have point which represents stress signal. The signal changes at certain time. How do I implement this in mapinfo ? I did this using time() function and increment it to certain seconds but whole application becomes busy which it is running the procedure. Is there other way?

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Build a system service in VB which starts at your interval, updates and stops. Use integrated mapping to .do and .eval the mapbasic commands.

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Do we have any reference materials? I searched on web and could not find material to get started :( – kinkajou Oct 17 '11 at 11:38
Not to hand, just lookk up building a polled service or something. Integrated mapping is the other area you'd have to look into – Hairy Oct 17 '11 at 11:58

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