Introduction to MindView

(1 day or 2 x ½ days)


MatchWare MindView is a mind mapping program that has been developed specifically to help those with dyslexia.  This training course is designed to familiarise users with the main features of the program.

Course Outline

  • Installing the program
Creating a Mind Map
  • Adding branches
  • Using the Text Note Editor
  • Adding attachments and multimedia
  • Numbering
  • Calculations
  • Adding floating topics
  • External resources
  • Adding colour
  • Adding boundaries
  • Templates
Navigation Pane Options
  • Picture selections
  • Categories
  • Action
  • Colour selector
Viewing Options
  • Using the different View options: hierarchical, Top-Down, Outline, Timeline, Gantt Charts etc.
  • Dragging and dropping
Task Management
Exporting, importing and sharing
  • Exporting to Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Integration with Outlook and synchronisation
  • Using Pack & Email to share a Mind Map