Keyboard shortcuts

Undo and redo

Press  Ctrl + Z to undo your last action.

Press  Ctrl + Y, or Ctrl + Shift + Z to redo.

Create new bubbles

Ctrl Click + Drag to create and start placing a new bubble at the mouse cursor. Release the mouse button to accept the position.

Ctrl Click or Double Click to create a new bubble at the mouse cursor.

Press  Ctrl + Enter to create a new bubble at the center of the screen.

View a map

Press the Home key to fit all bubbles into view.

Use arrow keys to scroll the view in their respective directions.

Press   Alt + Enter to enterPresentation Mode.

Select a section of a mind map

Shift Click + Drag in empty space to start selecting bubbles using a rectangular marquee. 

Hold Alt key while dragging to deselect ( subtract bubbles from selection ), instead of adding to it.

Shift + Click on a bubble to select/deselect it.

Press  Ctrl + A to select all bubbles.

Press Escape to deselect all bubbles.

Edit bubbles

Press  Ctrl + Enter to create a new child bubble.

Press  Tab to move editing focus to the next sibling of the currently edited bubble. If the bubble has no siblings after it, a new bubble will be created under the same parent. If you're editing a top-level bubble, another top-level bubble will be added instead.

Press  Shift + Tab to move editing focus from the current bubble to its previous sibling. If there are no previous siblings, the focus will move to the bubble's parent. This allows you to quickly switch to and edit previous bubbles up the hierarchy.

Format bubble text

Select some text and press  Ctrl + B to make it bold.

Pressing  Ctrl + I will turn selected text italic.

Press  Ctrl + U to underline the selection.

Press  Ctrl + H without any text being selected, to turn a current line into a heading. Pressing it again when a cursor is inside heading will turn it off. 

Format line label text

To make new lines in line label text, press  Shift + Enter.

Select some text and press  Ctrl + B to make it bold.

Pressing  Ctrl + I will turn selected text italic.

Press  Ctrl + U to underline the selection.

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