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Adding a Background Color to your Mind Map

Adding a background color to your mind map does more than making it look attractive, it can also have benefits for those with dyslexia or sensory issues.


1. Open your mind map.

Open mind map in Ayoa

2. Go to Settings in the top right corner and click on the Display Options tab.

Ayoa's mind map display options


3. Click on the box next to Background.

Choose a background colour for your mind map


4. This will open the basic choice of background colors with the option of choosing more colors.

Choose from a preselected palette.


5. Click More Colors to view a color picker. You also have the option to enter Hex codes to choose an exact color. 

Pick a custom colour for your mind map background


6. The background colour will be applied to the mind map. To remove the color, simply go back to the Background settings and choose white.

Ayoa mind map with background colour