Issue: #4 Volume 11

November, 2014


Dear David,


Welcome to the August, 2014 edition of the Territory Mapper Newsletter.

Our major announcement is the release of the 2014C Territory Mapper ZIP Codes.


This newsletter also features a special offer on geocoding jobs submitted during the month of November, information about our territory templates, information about our advanced territory design product (AlignStar), as well as information about technical support resources.


If you would like to learn more about TTG, Inc. and our other product offerings, please click here to visit the AlignStar website.


I welcome your feedback and questions about Territory Mapper, technical support, or this newsletter.  Please visit our contact form here.


Justin Turner
Manager of Technical Support
TTG, Incorporated 



2014C ZIP Code Update Available 

The 2014C ZIP Code update is available to registered users of Territory Mapper V6 with current ZIP Code maintenance.

zip codesThis update is available as a download from our website.  Please take a moment to view the release notes.  To go directly to the download page, please click here.  You will be prompted to enter your Territory Mapper key and the "captcha" information.  

Login Screenshot 

Once you have entered the information, click "Submit".  On the download page, click on the appropriate link to begin the download.


You can bypass the login process by simply selecting "Check for Updates" under the "Help" menu in Territory Mapper V6

This download is approximately 25 megabytes. 

After installing the updated ZIP Codes, Territory Mapper may need to generate a new cross reference table.  This process takes up to 20 minutes and will occur the next time you open an existing, or create a new Territory Mapper document.  The cross reference build must fully complete.  If the process is cancelled, it will start from the beginning the next time you open or create a Territory Mapper document.

To report ZIP Code related issues, please click here. 

If you are interested in upgrading to Territory Mapper V6, please click here to learn more. 


If your initial year of support and ZIP Code maintenance has expired, you can renew for another full year for $299.00.  To renew your ZIP Code maintenance, please visit 


To check the expiration date for your ZIP Code maintenance and support, select "About Territory Mapper..." from the "Help" menu.




GeocodingBlockTerritory Mapper Geocoding Services 

Worldwide Geocoding Discounted 50% for November.

For the month of November, we are offering our geocoding services at a 50% discount.  Please note that the $100.00 minimum order still applies.  Read on for more information about our recently expanded geocoding services.


TTG, Incorporated has recently expanded our geocoding capabilities, and we are now able to offer geocoding services for most countries.


Geocoding is a process by which geographic coordinates (latitude and longitude) of a location are determined based on street address, ZIP / Postal code, or other location descriptors. These coordinates can be then be used by AlignStar to graphically represent geographic data points on a map allowing you to interact with them (query, align, lasso, etc.).


Why geocode?


There are several benefits to having your data geocoded:

  • Your address information will be scrubbed and standardized resulting in savings on mailings and fewer returns
  • You will be able to create account based Territory Mapper documents or realign existing territory alignments with accurately placed accounts
  • You will be able to align individual accounts
  • You can establish rules in Territory Mapper to control account display
  • And many others

For more information, please click here to visit our website.





Territory Templates Available for Download 

Professionally designed 20 - 50 territory templates available for download.

Territory Mapper V6 comes bundled with a 10 territory template to help get you started.  We also offer 20, 30, 40 and 50 territory templates to registered Territory Mapper V6 users for no additional charge.  These templates are available for download here


You will be prompted to enter your Territory Mapper key and the "captcha" information.  

Login Screenshot 

Once you have entered the information, click "Submit".  On the download page, click on the appropriate link to begin the download.


This download is approximately 5 megabytes.


For more information regarding the Territory Templates, please click here.  

If you are interested in upgrading to Territory Mapper V6, please read on! 




AlignStar Desktop & AlignStar Online

Want More Out Of Your Territory Mapping Software?

AlignStar OnlineDo you love the maps that Territory Mapper produces, but wish you could add data and analysis to the solution? Would you like to watch how your sales data totals adjust as you move ZIP Codes from one territory to another? What if there were a program out there that could actually suggest territories for you based on data and parameters that you specify? Well there is! Please visit for more information.

And now, AlignStar Online is available! Publish your AlignStar documents to the web using AlignStar Desktop and then make them available online to your field managers for their feedback and review. Go to to learn more.



Territory Mapper Technical Support

How to Get Help

Territory Mapper SupportMany users of Territory Mapper have found the software to be intuitive and easy to use. The primary design requirement of Territory Mapper software is to make it familiar to most PC users, reducing the initial learning curve. This concept has worked for many users. For those who need more assistance, TTG provides several support options.

The online tutorial walks users through Territory Mapper, using real scenarios and appropriate data. The help topics cover almost everything a user would need to know about how Territory Mapper works. A user forum has been added to the Territory Mapper web site, under the "Support" selection of the main menu. Beyond that, there is live technical support.

The Territory Mapper tutorial provides a solid base of understanding for bringing your information into Territory Mapper, displaying that data, and getting it out again. The tutorial data provided with the software are working examples of properly formatted source data files. You will find them in the \Tutorial folder inside the Territory Mapper installation directory.

The user forum is an online community where Territory Mapper users can interact, ask questions, and get responses from TTG's technical support staff as well as from other users.  You can also make suggestions for improvements to Territory Mapper, the Web site, and supporting documentation.

An extensive help system provides information on individual topics. The included glossary will familiarize you with many terms used in the mapping of territories as well as in Territory Mapper software. You can access the entire help system online through our knowledgebase.

If you are unable to locate the information you need in the provided documentation, the staff at TTG are ready to help. Registered Territory Mapper users have full access to telephone and email services. Trial users are encouraged to email any questions they may have regarding Territory Mapper using the online form.

Visit the User Forum Now


Thanks again for buying and recommending Territory Mapper products, for helping to make them better, and for reading Territory Mapper News.

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In This Issue

ZIP Code Update Available

50% Discount on Geocoding

Territory Templates Available


Technical Support

Support Tip


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Support Tip  

Alignment Layer


You can control the map layer that is used for designing territories (the alignment layer) in the Layers tab. The current alignment layer always appears at the top of the list in the Layers tab and is indicated with a red check mark. You can change your alignment layer at any time using the shortcut (right click) menu in the Layers tab. The alignment layer can easily be changed at any time without risking the loss of any information when switching back to the original alignment layer. 



For more information about the alignment layer, please click here to visit the online knowledge-base.