Installing vMaps

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vMaps requires elevated administration rights in order to install properly. Symptoms of an installation without these rights include:
  • Failed registration of the PowerPoint add-in with Windows
  • Missing vMaps button in the Insert tab of the PowerPoint ribbon
If you tried to install vMaps and experienced any of the above issues, follow these steps to rectify the situation:
  1. Close PowerPoint.
  2. Locate the vMaps Setup program on your PC.
  3. Right-click on the setup program and select Run as administrator. Note that you may be required to enter credentials



  4. Follow the installation steps as instructed.
  5. Start PowerPoint.
  6. Click the Insert tab and check that there is a new Vector Maps group with the Map button in it.
  7. Click the Map button to insert a map.