Introducing Customer Data Service

MapPoint Web Service is deprecated and will be retired November 18, 2011. Please go to for information about upgrading to Bing Maps.

Customer Data Service is an XML Web service with a SOAP API, You can use this service to programmatically upload and download your own custom point-of-interest and polygon data to the MapPoint servers. You access the SOAP API from the Customer Services site (

In This Section

Customer Data Service Overview

Describes the Customer Data Service.

Customer Data Service Development Requirements

Describes the requirements to develop applications using the Customer Data Service.

Formatting MapPoint Web Service Data Source Files

Describes the how to format your custom data sources before uploading them with the Customer Data Service.