Mind Pad Alternatives

    Mind Pad is described as 'mind map software. Map your ideas paperless, painless. Mind Pad is a concept mapping software designed to organize ideas into nice looking map with text outline' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are seven alternatives to Mind Pad for Mac, Windows, Linux and iPad. The best alternative is Visual Understanding Environment, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Mind Pad are CmapTools (Free), Compendium (Free, Open Source), PMM - Personal Memory Manager (Paid) and Inspiration (Paid).

    This page was last updated Sep 25, 2018

    1. The Visual Understanding Environment or VUE is a free, open source concept mapping application written in Java.

      Discontinued

      The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 3.3.0, released in October 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website and from GitHub.

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    2. concept maps on servers, edit their maps synchronously (at the same time) with other users on the Internet, and search the web for information relevant to a concept map.


      • FreeOpen Source
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      Compendium is a software tool providing a flexible visual interface for managing the connections between information and ideas.

      Discontinued

      The last update of this program was 2013. Most if all the links to the original program no longer work. The newer versions of the program points to other websites that don't list the program or associated.

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    3. Personal Memory Manager helps you spin-off from the top: manage your own knowledge and ideas.
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    4. Inspiration K-12 supports visual thinking techniques, enabling students to easily create and update graphic organizers, concept maps, idea maps and other ...
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    5. A concept map or conceptual diagram is a diagram that depicts suggested relationships between concepts. It is a graphical tool is used to organise and structure knowledge.
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    6. Mental is a concept mapping app for the iPad.
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