New in Mind Pad 2.0
AKS-Labs has released v 2.0 of Mind Pad, a .NET mind mapping software for
Windows. The new version is much more user-friendly, we designed new
created new techniques for managing map topics. Also, Mind Pad 2.0 now has
ability represent new custom designed frames.
New custom designed objects
New Frame Views in Mind Pad Ė Person and Image.
Frame View was designed to represent information about single person.
You can assign an icon, specify personís name, business position and
company. Person frame object was designed to build a contact maps.
Frame View was designed to represent pictures in Mind Pad. Use this type
of objects to represent graphical information together with some
descriptive comments. With Mind Pad 2.0 you can paste images to
workspace and link with some topics.
Libraries in Mind Pad
Mind Pad 2.0 now supports Image and Style libraries.
library is a way to manage Mind Pad frame and link styles. You can
easily copy style from library to the project. Style in Mind Pad is a
single file, so you can easily share it with others.
library provides users with handy way to apply small pictures (icons) to
objects within map. We have collected some common images that will allow
you to breathe life into map. For instance, icons for Status,
Priorities, People, Opinions and Flags are available.
We have designed an advanced techniques for managing
frames and links with Mind Pad. The version 2.0 allows:
text on links. Double click on link between two frames and put some
comments into the text box.
Hot Linking is now available. Instead of moving single frames you can
now move whole branches and link it to another frame by just
tree layout algorithm was design to help building tree and automatically
manage framesí positions. It is now easy to build and layout a whole
map or disable map layout and apply this function only to some branch.
Mind Pad 2.0 now supports reporting feature. You can
now generate a report that will contain all topics from your map. Two types
of report are available Ė plain text and htm, but you can already tell
Mind Pad how do you like your report to be generated:
Pad can generate a report where root frame is selected by user;
frame may be determined by frame style (for instance using Main style as
a map root);
it may check max strength (the number of links related to frame) for all
frames and consider to be the root the frame with max strength.
Full screen mode is now available in Mind Pad. Once
your map was designed you can go to the Full Screen mode to have an overview
or show your map to someone else. For instance, itís a good way to manage
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