Field-by-Field - GeoTAX_Premium - 7 - 7.7

GeoTAX Premium for Windows, UNIX/Linux, and z/OS

Product type
Software
Portfolio
Verify
Product family
Geo Addressing
Product
GeoTAX Premium
Version
7.7
Language
English
Product name
GeoTAX Premium
Title
GeoTAX Premium for Windows, UNIX/Linux, and z/OS
Copyright
2023
First publish date
1998
ft:lastEdition
2023-10-19
ft:lastPublication
2023-10-19T16:49:54.924301

The following table describes each field of CONFIG.

Position

Field Name

Description

Comments

1-6

KEYWORD

Parameter name: CONFIG

Required No default.

8

Street Match Indicator

Indicates if the Street Address database is used in the match process:

Y   Yes (default)

N   No

Optional

10

State-supplied match indicator

Indicates if any of the state-supplied databases are used in the match process:

Y   Yes

N   No (default)

Optional

12

User Auxiliary File match indicator

Indicates if the User Auxiliary database is used in the match process:

Y   Yes (default)

N   No

Optional

13-21

Reserved

 

 

22

State format

Indicates the state-supplied database used:

A   Use the Florida native format exclusively (default)

B   Use the TS-158 format exclusively

C   Use both files for address matching, first attempting to match to the Florida file, then to the TS-158 file if a match is not achieved with the Florida file.

D   Use both files for address matching, first attempting to match to the TS-158 file, then to the Florida file if a match is not achieved with the TS-158 file.

Note: This position is ignored unless position 10 contains a Y.

Optional

24

Relaxed Florida file secondary matching indicator

Indicates if there is relaxed secondary matching on the Florida file:

Y   Relax secondary matching of Florida file

N   Match to Florida file as normal (default)

Optional

26

GeoTAX Auxiliary file match indicator

Indicates if the GeoTAX Auxiliary file is used in the match process:

Y   Yes (default)

N   No

Optional

28

Mixed case option

Indicates the casing of the following outputs: County Name, MSA Name, MCD/CCD Name, Place Name, Boundary file Tax District Names, PTC Code Descriptions:

Y   Mixed case

Any other value returns output in upper case. (default)

Optional

30

Database expiration override switch

Indicates if GeoTAX can override the database expiration for master files and SPD files:

X   Override expired database

Any other value does not allow GeoTAX to override the expired database. (default)

Optional

32

First Letter Expanded Option

Enable extra processing for bad first letter (missing, wrong, etc.):

Y   Yes

N   No (default)

Optional

34

Street Centroid Option

Attempt to find the centroid of a street if unable to match address?

Y   Yes

N   No (default)

Optional

36

Address Range Option

Enable address range matching and geocoding:

Y   Yes

N   No (default)

Optional

40

Alternate Lookup Option

Specify the preferred lookup method:

1   Match to Address line then Firm Name line

2   Match to Firm Name line then Address line

3   Match to Address line only (default)

Optional

42

Address Match Mode

Set the match mode:

0   Enable ‘Exact’ address match mode.

1   Enable ‘Close’ address match mode. (default)

2   Enable ‘Relaxed’ address match mode.

Optional

44

Fallback Geographic Option

Enable automatic Fallback Geographic option:

Y   Yes - find the first city, county, and/or state centroid, then match from the set of possible matches found.

N   No (default)

Optional

46

Search Area Option

Assists in finding a match when the input address contains limited or inaccurate city or ZIP Code information:

1   Search the entire finance area (default)

2   Expanded distance. Use in conjunction with radius (see Expanded Distance Radius below), searches radius in miles, but only within the state.

Note: Any other value will be treated as 1.

Optional

48-49

Expanded Distance Radius

Distance, in miles, to use for the expanded search distance option above:

1-99 miles

25 miles (default)

Optional

51

Cache Size

Relative cache size used in address matching. Controls the amount of memory that is allocated to store temporary street data during address processing. A smaller cache may slow the performance. A cache size of 2 gives best performance, but uses more memory.

0   Uses less memory

1   Uses medium memory

2   Uses more memory (default)

Optional

53

Address Point Interpolation Option

Enable address point interpolation:

Y   Yes

N   No (default)

Optional

55

Boundary Cache Size

The relative size of cache used in boundary file matching:

0   No cache

1   Medium cache (default)

2   Large cache

3   Very large cache

Note: Any other value is treated as 1.

Optional

57

Accept Multiple indicator

Indicates whether the address information of the 1st match should be returned in a multi-match outcome:

Y   Return 1st multiple information

N   Do not return information on multiple. (default)

Note: Any other value will be treated as N.

Optional