Choose this command to create a new, empty map. The New Map dialog box is displayed. Choose a symbol set in this dialog box for the new map.
Choose this command to open an existing map. The Open file dialog box is displayed.
If the map was created with an earlier OCAD version, you will be asked if you want to convert it to the OCAD 10 format. If you answer No then the map will not be opened.
Note: Do not use this command to restore a backup copy from a floppy disk created with the Backup command. Use the Restore command instead for this purpose
Open Sample Map
This command opens the File Open dialog with the OCAD sample files. The sample files are saved in the OCAD program subfolder 'Samples' (e.g. 'C:\Program Files\OCAD\OCAD 11\Samples' ).