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i have windows 7 and can not open .est file containing a map? tried pareologic, streets and trips, and map view? please help..thank you
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☠ MASQ ☠Commented:
If you think it might be an Automap file check the file header in a hex viewer
the first few bytes should be " D0 CF 11 E0 A1 B1 1A E1 00 ... "

Free hex viewer: download from here
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jcimarronCommented:
The following comes from
filetonic.com/blog/2010/06/30/opening-est-files
But that site may not be safe to view
"Programs that open documents using the EST file extension on a Windows-based operating system include:

Microsoft’s Streets and Trips (multiple versions starting with the year 2000)
Webalizer Language Program (.01)
InfoTech’s Estimator Application
ICE (Interactive Cost Estimating) 2000
EasySTONE
National Estimator Program
In general, you must use the version of the program that created the file you are trying to open. However, the latest version of Microsoft’s Streets and Trips is capable of opening files created using earlier versions of its software."

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harleywld1Author Commented:
Thank you streets and trips worked! !!
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jcimarronCommented:
harleywld1--Glad to hear the good results.
You should now follow the instructions to close this thread as given in
http://www.experts-exchange.com/help.jsp#hs=26&hi=366
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