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iThoughtsHD (mindmapping)


[iThoughts] is among the best we’ve ever tested – Macworld.com

iThoughtsHD is a mind mapping tool for the iPad. If you have an iPhone or iPod Touch then please check out iThoughts.

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Mindmapping enables you to visually organise your thoughts, ideas and information.

Typical Uses:

• Task lists.
• Brainstorming.
• Project planning.
• Goal setting.
• Course Notes/Revision.
• Meeting Notes.


• Import and export to and from many of the most popular desktop applications:
• MyThoughts
• Freemind
• Freeplane
• Novamind
• MindManager
• XMind
• iMindmap
• Mindview
• ConceptDraw MINDMAP
• MindGenius
• OPML (OmniOutliner, Scrivener etc.)
• Excel/Numbers/Outlook/ToodleDo (CSV)

Please see the website for details of supported versions.

• Export to:
• Powerpoint/Keynote (PPTX)
• Word/Pages (DOCX)
• Markdown

• Plays nicely with other services:
• Cloud synchronisation with Dropbox/Box/WebDAV
• Send and open email attachements
• Share (Twitter, Facebook and other apps e.g. GoodReader, Keynote, Pages etc.)
• Cut/Copy/Paste within and between maps and other apps (e.g. Mail, Safari and Notes etc.)
• Download community generated maps from Biggerplate

• Flexible Topic Attributes
• Colour / Shape
• Images / Icons
• Notes
• Hyperlinks
• Callout / Floating
• Boundaries
• Auto-numbering
• Named relationships between topics.

• Task Management:
• Assign start/due date, effort, progress and resources
• Create email task reports (by project, by resource)
• Export tasks to Outlook and ToodleDo (CSV)
• Hide completed tasks

• Advanced Mindmap Features:
• Doodle (finger drawing)
• Search (map names, topics, notes, links) across all maps.
• Passcode Protection / Readonly
• Multiple layouts (horizontal, vertical, fishbone etc.)
• Multiple link styles (curved, tapered, right angled etc.)
• Embedded documents (PDF, XLS, DOC etc)
• Keyboard shortcuts and TextExpander integration for fast brainstorming.
• 90 builtin icons, 46 clipart images and 30 background canvas patterns.
• Connect to an external projector (VGA output)

Please visit the website for more information, screenshots and videos.


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  1. Karen Guerrero says:

    I really like iThoughts there is just a learning curve in understanding how to use it and being able to use all of the features. Students, with practice, are able to demonstrate knowledge and compare/contrast information through graphic organizers they produce on iThoughts.

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