Import Mind Maps or Text

You can import the following file types into MindMeister:

  • MindMeister (.mind)
  • MindManager
  • XMind
  • Freemind
  • Plain Text (see also: RTF Import)

The imported files will be turned into mind maps and will appear in your map listing a few moments after import.

There are two ways to import files:

1) Drag & Drop:

Simply drop files from your local hard drive onto your dashboard. You can drop multiple files at the same time.

2) Browse Files:

In your MindMeister dashboard, click on "Import":


Then click on "Browse Files" and select one or multiple files from your hard drive. Confirm your selection by clicking "Open".