Annual report pursuant to section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

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Document and Entity Information (USD $)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2012
Feb. 28, 2013
Jun. 29, 2012
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]      
Entity Registrant Name MACROSOLVE INC    
Entity Central Index Key 0001178727    
Trading Symbol mcve    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Well-Known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   182,163,869  
Entity Public Float     $ 4,979,956
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2012    
Amendment Flag false    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2012    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY