The Russian address classifier is a directory of postal addresses classified by the RF Federal Tax Service. The KLADR database, which is updated monthly, is available at the Russian tax service GNIVC Web site at

  1. Click Basic> Setup> Addresses> Country/region> Import of addressesto open the Import of dataform.

  2. Click ODBC Setupto open the ODBC Data source Administratorform to create a new data source by using the Microsoft dBase driver. Specify the source name and the path to the folder that contains the KLADR files.

    Note Note

    The required KLADR file must first be downloaded from the GNIVC Web site. Once the new data source is saved, it will be available in the Name of ODBC sourcefield

  3. In the Import file typefield, select the KLADR formatimport file type.

  4. In the Name of ODBC sourcefield, select the data source that is linked to the file path for the KLADR files in *.DBF format.

  5. In the Statefield, specify the state code whose addresses will be imported.

    Note Note

    The state code should be specified in a numerical format.

  6. Click OKto import the addresses.

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