MAF includes...

  • Windows address correction engine supporting Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE) and Dynamic Link Library (DLL) interfaces.
  • Windows applications, including source code, for interactively searching, browsing, and exporting the address database.
  • Address latitudes and longitudes and Census tract and block numbers.
  • Windows applications (both interactive window-based and unattended command line-based), including source code, for scrubbing and validating address lists in open formats such as text or dBase (.DBF) files, and in proprietary database formats such as Access, Excel, Oracle, SQL Server, and many others.
  • High-level and low-level web servers, including source code, demonstrating HTTP interfaces to MAF with HTML and XML output.
  • Source code for OLE/ActiveX/COM servers (both in-process and out-of-process) and clients interfaced to MAF.
  • Visual Basic and VB.NET source code demonstrating direct Visual Basic-to-MAF address correction.
  • C and C# source code demonstrating how to call MAF's address correction interface.
  • Delphi source code demonstrating direct Delphi-to-MAF address correction.
  • Sample HTML, Active Server Page VBScript code, and ISAPI source code, demonstrating Web interfaces to MAF.
  • Visual Basic source code for an ActiveX drag-and-drop control interface to MAF, including a sample client.
  • Source code for networked address correction clients and servers using UDP protocols.
  • Access database and source code demonstrating direct Access-to-MAF address correction.
  • Visual Basic for Applications scripts demonstrating direct Word-to-MAF address correction.
  • Java source code demonstrating Java-to-MAF address correction.
  • A sample spreadsheet demonstrating direct Excel-to-MAF address correction.
  • Applications and source code for searching, browsing, and exporting the five-digit ZIP database.
  • Step-by-step tutorials, including over 100 screenshots.
  • Numerous documentation files and additional utility programs with source code, including a name parser, gender tagger, and duplicate detector.


  • Go to the MAF home page.