MindGenius - Key Features

Take a look at some of the key features of MindGenius that will help your teams and your business work better.


Map Creation and Navigation

Create a new blank map or select a template from one of the categories available in the Templates Pane, such as brainstorming, strategy planning, project management, personal productivity

Navigate large maps using the Map Explorer, allowing you to move quickly between the highest level and detailed views of a project




Select a Brainstorming template and capture ideas directly into the map or even use the dedicated Brainstorming mode to capture free-flowing ideas.

Use Type & Return. The ability to just start typing then hit the return key is simple, unique and the quickest way to capture information

Use the Timer to manage brainstorming sessions and keep meetings and presentations on track


Word Cloud

A word cloud will automatically build and display during brainstorming, requirements gathering and other group sessions.

Facilitators and participants will be able to quickly gauge the emerging themes.


Task Management

Record task details and manage to-do lists and projects from start to completion within the map

Use Task Cards to pin the details of tasks in view and quickly identify due and overdue actions

Import Resources from MS Outlook to the Resource Gallery. No need to re-enter names and email addresses. Use the Resource Dropper to quickly apply resources to tasks


Project Management

Use the Integrated Gantt View for Project Management capability within MindGenius without the need to export to other applications.


Switch easily between Map and Gantt views

Assign Resources, Dates and Estimates

Sequence the project activities 

Add Task Dependencies and Constraints

Create Project Reports, such as for Project Summary, Milestone Chart, Critical Path Tasks and Tasks Due



Share maps with colleagues and track and review their changes and comments

Encourage greater collaboration on projects, document authoring, brainstorming and meetings


Branch Properties

Add additional information to map branches:


File attachments and hyperlinks

Branch notes – using the notes editor

Pictures – from the Picture Gallery or your computer

Floating text boxes

Insert connections between branches

Add cost and quantities then automatically calculate the totals in the map


Cloud Storage Integration

Integrate with a range of cloud storage providers to save and open files:



Google Drive


MS Office Integration

MS Word – Import and Export

MS Project – Import and Export

MS PowerPoint – Export

MS Excel – Export

MS Outlook – Import Resources

MS Outlook – Synchronize Tasks

MS Visio - Export