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Adding notes on a branch

To help keep your mind map concise, you can add a notes to your branch. This means you can keep keywords on your branch and then go into more detail in the notes. 


Add a note to your branch

1. Right-click on your branch to open the context menu.

Right click the mind maps central idea to open the context menu


2. Go to Add and then choose Notes.

Pick add and then notes

Alternatively, you can click on the branch and then on the notes icon in the top toolbar.



3. This will open the notes side panel.

Ayoa's notes side panel.


4. At the top, click on Type something .


3.  Type your notes, then use the formatting to make any style changes.

Choose common text formatting options

4. Once the note is ready, press the Done button.

Press done when you're finished editing

5.  The note will be added to the branch. Click the text to edit it. 

Selecting done option to save the note


6. You will see a note icon on branches where you have added a note.

A note icon will appear on the branch or central idea when it has notes


7. Unlike comments, the notes are included in the word export. Follow the link to find out more about using the mind map Word export.