If you have chosen to build your mind map using the organic style there are a few extra options when it comes to formatting your branches.


Changing the color of the branch.


1. Select the branch




2. Open the format settings by clicking on the paint brush icon.




3. To change the branch color select the color swatch in the "Connector" section to see the options.




4. Click on your chosen color.




5. Exit the menu by clicking the x in the left hand corner.


Changing the Branch Shape


You can choose from a variety of branch shapes to highlight specific branches.


1. Select the branch and click on the pencil icon to open the formatting options.




2.  Click on the branch shape in the connector section.




3. Then, choose which branch style you want by clicking on it.




4. When using a different connector shape in organic mode, you can use the control points to add curves to the branch.




5. Hover over the branch to view the control points.




5. Click and drag the control points to distort the branch.




Adding a Box Branch in the Organic Style


If you want to use box branches whilst still having an organic style, you can change the text box shape style in the formatting settings.


1. Click on the branch and click the paint brush icon to open the formatting options.




2. On an organic branch by default no box will be selected.




3. Click on your preferred shape.






4. The text will now be in a text box at the end of the branch.