Add Comments and Notes

With this feature, you can add comments and notes to a topic. This allows you to:

 

  • Add notes to provide context to a topic
  • Leave and reply to comments on topics
  • Edit or remove a note or comment

 

All Users can use this functionality.

 

Please note..

This article relates to a new, beta version of MindMeister. If you're not using it yet, you'll need this article and this article for support on this topic.

How to Add Comments and Notes:

 

How to add a Note to a Topic

 

  1. Select the topic that you wish to add a note to. 
    final_note_1_2x.png
  2. From the context menu bar, click the ellipsis to open the context menu. Alternatively, right-click the topic to open the menu.
    final_note_2_2x.png
  3. Select “Add Note”.
    final_note_3_2x.png
  4. Write your note in the box. You can also use markdown styling and emojis to help you.
    final_note_4_2x.png

When a topic has a note attached to it, an icon appears on the right of the topic “bubble”.

note_icon_2x.png

 

Remove a Note to a Topic

 

  1. Click the note icon on the topic to which the note is attached. 
    final_note_5_2x.png
  2. Click “Clear” to remove the note. 
    final_note_6_2x.png

 

Add Comments to a Topic

 

  1. Select the topic in your mind map that you wish to comment on.
    final_note_1_2x.png
  2. From the context menu bar, click the chat icon to open the comment dialog.
    final_comment_2_2x.png
  3. Add a comment via the available text field.
    final_comment_3_2x.png
Tip

You can also use markdown styling and emojis to help you emphasize your point.

When a topic has a comment on it, an icon appears on the right of the topic “bubble”. Clicking on this will open the comments dialog. You can reply to comments left by other map collaborators in this dialog.
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Remove or Edit Comments

 

  1. From the context menu bar, click the chat icon to open the comment dialog.
    final_comment_remove_1_2x.png
  2. Hover over the comment until a small, downward-facing arrow appears.
    final_comment_7_2x.png
  3. Click on the arrow, then select Edit or Remove to edit or remove your comment.
    final_comment_remove_3_2x.png

 

If you’re still having trouble…