Introduction - Functions
|Mind Pad suggest a new approach to mind,
process and concept mapping. Now
the map is not just a lot of linked text blocks...
AKS-Labs has released v 2.6 of a Mind Pad. Mind Pad is
a .NET mind and concept mapping software for Windows. Mind Pad allows to create mind,
concept and process maps
basing not just on creating and linking text blocks. Mind Pad allows
organize in mind maps objects with any properties set. With Mind Pad
scripting you are able to create your own rules for data management
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
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 2.6 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
We have designed an advanced techniques for managing
frames and links with Mind Pad. The version 2.6 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 2.6 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
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 your presentation.
The most great idea of
Mind Pad: Mind Pad is easy to use software. As long as it supports
powerful object oriented-methodology and scripting, itís very simple
software. Itís easy to use it for every day job.
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