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Inserting Images in Mind Map View

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INSERTING IMAGES FROM IMAGE LIBRARY

Inserting images from the image library:

  • Select the branch that you want to insert the image onto
  • Select the image icon from the main toolbar
  • Type the name of the image that you would like to insert into the box and click the magnifying glass icon. This will bring up all the images associated with your search

  • Once you have chosen the image you would like to insert, simply click the image. This will add the image to your branch

There are options within the image library to view 'Recent' images that you may have used.

  • You can also save any images from the image library to your 'Favourites'. To do this, right click on the image in the image library that you would like to add to your favourites and select 'Add to Favourites'
  • You will see options to insert the image into your Mind Map by clicking the 'insert' button
  • You can also insert the image as a new central idea by right clicking the images and clicking 'Insert As Central Idea'.
  • Within the Image Library you can also browse for images that are saved to your computer using the 'browse' option
  • Search for the image you would like to insert from your computer and select 'Open'

Tip: Make sure an image/branch is not selected at this point, otherwise it will automatically be replaced

  • If you choose 'Image', your image will be inserted on the canvas, which you can then move and reposition

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INSERTING AN IMAGE FROM THE MAIN TOOLBAR

To insert an image from the main toolbar:

  • Select the 'Insert' tab
  • Click 'Image file', then select an image file from your computer
  • Select either Central Idea or Floating Image
  • Your image will then be inserted into your Mind Map

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INSERTING IMAGES FROM A FOLDER ON YOUR DEVICE

iMindMap 9 gives you the ability to drag and drop files directly from your Documents folder.

To do this:

  • Open your Documents folder
  • Navigate to the image file that you would like to insert onto your map
  • Drag and drop the image directly from the folder to your canvas in order to insert the image

 

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INSERTING IMAGES FROM A WEBSITE

If you would like to insert images directly from a website, you can do this by dragging and dropping the image directly onto your canvas. Please make sure you have permission from the owner of the image before usning any from the internet.

  • Open your web browser and find the image you would like to insert onto your map
  • Simply drag and drop the image onto your canvas to insert

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DELETING AN IMAGE

To delete an image:

  1. Click on the image you would like to delete
  2. Select 'delete' or use the 'delete' button on your keyboard

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This guide will cover the following topics:

INSERTING IMAGES FROM IMAGE LIBRARY

Inserting images from the image library:

  • Select the branch that you want to insert the image onto
  • Select the image icon from the properties panel

Insert image 

  • Type the name of the image you would like to insert into the box and click the magnifying glass icon. This will bring up all the images associated with your search

Insert image

  • Once you have chosen the image you would like to insert, simply click the image. This will add the image to your branch

There are options within the image library to view 'Recent' images that you may have used.

  • You can also save any images from the image library to your 'Favourites'. To do this, right click on the image in the image library that you would like to add to your favourites and select 'Add to Favourites'
    • You will see options to insert the image into your Mind Map by clicking the 'insert' button
    • You can also insert the image as a new central idea by right clicking the images
    • Within the Image Library you can also browse for images that are saved to your computer using the 'browse' option

 

  • Search for the image you would like to insert from your computer and select 'Open'

Tip: Make sure an image/branch is not selected at this point, otherwise it will automatically be replaced

  • If you choose 'Image', your image will be inserted on the canvas, which you can then move and reposition

Back to Top

INSERTING AN IMAGE FROM THE MAIN TOOLBAR

To insert an image from the main toolbar:

  • Select the 'Insert' tab
  • Click 'Image file', then select an image file from your computer

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  • Select either Central Idea or Floating Image
  • Your image will then be inserted into your Mind Map

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INSERTING IMAGES FROM A FOLDER ON YOUR DEVICE

iMindMap 9 gives you the ability to drag and drop files directly from your Documents folder.

To do this:

  • Open your Documents folder
  • Navigate to the image file that you would like to insert onto your map
  • Drag and drop the image directly from the folder to your canvas in order to insert the image

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INSERTING IMAGES FROM A WEBSITE

If you would like to insert images directly from a website, you can do this by dragging and dropping the image directly onto your canvas. Please make sure you have permission from the owner of the image before using any from the internet.

  • Open your web browser and find the image you would like to insert onto your map
  • Simply drag and drop the image onto your canvas to insert

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DELETING AN IMAGE

To delete an image:

  1. Click on the image you would like to delete
  2. Select 'delete' or use the 'delete' button on your keyboard

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