Add Images to Map Topics

This article will help you to add images to map topics. It includes the following instructions:

 

  • Add an icon to a topic and change its “tint.”
  • Add an emoji to a topic.
  • Upload an image to a topic.
  • Remove an image.

 

Users on Pro plans or above can use this feature.

 

How to Add Images to Map Topics

 

Add an Icon to a Map Topic

 

  1. Select the topic you wish to add an image to.
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  2. From the context menu bar, click the image icon.
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  3. Select an icon from the list (or use the search bar to search for one.)
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  4. Select a color for the icon’s “tint.”
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Add an Emoji to a Map Topic

 

  1. Double click the topic to which you wish to add an emoji. This allows you to edit its text (alternatively select “edit caption” from the context menu.)
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  2. Enter the name of the emoji in Slack-style syntax, i.e. :emoji_name:
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  3. Press ENTER to confirm changes to the caption.
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We’ll be adding an emoji panel to MindMeister soon. In the meantime, you can find a list of Slack-style emojis here

 

Upload an Image to a Map Topic

 

  1. Select the topic you wish to add an image to.
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  2. From the context menu bar, click the image icon.
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  3. Click Upload image.
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  4. Select an image from local storage
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Paste an Image to a Map Topic

 

  1. Copy the image you wish to add to your mind map.
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  2. Select the topic you wish to add the image to.
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  3. Paste the image.
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Remove an Image

 

  1. Select the topic you wish to remove the image from.
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  2. From the context menu bar, click the image icon.
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  3. Click Remove Image.
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If you’re still having trouble…