How to import KML zones into MyGeotab

Applies To

  • MyGeotab
  • Zone Import 


Install the  Import KML Zones Add-In Example  using the steps below:

  1. Click Administration
  2. Click System
  3. Click System Settings
  4. Click Add-Ins
  5. Click New Add-in
  6. Remove the pre-filled text from Configuration tab
  7. Copy the configuration of this add-in from the Installation section of the Import KML Zones Add-In Example and paste it into Configuration tab in MyGeotab.
  8. Click OK, then click Save

Then, import the KML files:

  1. Navigate to Zones & Messages > Import KML Zones
  2. Select the zone options under Options
  3. Upload the KML files

Additional Information

The following error will appear if a name field is not specified in the KML file.


If this occurs, use a code editor to open the KML file and add a name tag (Example: <name>Los Angeles</name>) below <Folder><Placemark>. Then, Save.