File Menu Commands


New Plot

Creates a new plot window

New Worksheet

Creates a new worksheet document


Opens a file in a plot document or worksheet


Closes the active document

Close All

Closes all documents


Saves the active document

Save As

Saves the active document window in the specified format


Loads various file formats into the active layer, only available from the Plot Window


Outputs the document in various file formats, only available from the Plot Window


Prints the active document

Page Setup

Formats the page for printing


Sets general program options, and default settings for rulers, page, line properties, fill properties, text properties, and symbol properties


Controls most of the default settings used throughout MapViewer's dialogs

Customize Ribbon

Opens dialog for customizing the Quick Access Toolbar, Ribbon, and Tools


Checks for a MapViewer update and provides links to the Golden Software home page, main product page, frequently asked questions, knowledge base, and forums. There is also a link to the USGS home page.


Send a problem report, suggestion, or information request to Golden Software

About MapViewer

Displays program information and serial number

Search Commands

Searches the ribbon for commands matching the user-input text


Closes MapViewer


See Also

Quick Access Toolbar Commands

Home Tab Commands

Draw Tab Commands

Boundary Tab Commands

Map Tab Commands

Analysis Tab Commands

View Tab Commands - Plot Window

View Tab Commands - Worksheet Window

Arrange Tab Commands

Data Tab Commands