NodeMind Alternatives

    NodeMind is described as 'is powerful, reliable and ergonomic tool for visualization and design' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 10 alternatives to NodeMind for Windows, Mac, Linux and iPad. The best alternative is Visual Understanding Environment, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like NodeMind are ThinkComposer (Free, Open Source), CmapTools (Free), Compendium (Free, Open Source) and PMM - Personal Memory Manager (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. Create deep visual documents, adaptable and multi-level diagrams, flowcharts, concept maps, mind maps and models. Users can: - Define their own types of nodes and connectors, to reuse nomenclature, symbols, details structure.
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    3. 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
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      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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    4. Personal Memory Manager helps you spin-off from the top: manage your own knowledge and ideas.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      Bookvar is a mind mapping tool that allows you to rapidly create interactive and visually appealing multimedia mind maps, share ideas and collaborate via built-in chat service.
    5. The AXON Idea Processor provides an environment that supports the thinking processes. It helps you to create, communicate, explore, plan, compose, design, learn... and: Work with ideas & concepts rather than words. See the big picture and not get lost in details.
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Highly visual software for planning support used by strategists, process improvement specialists, and teachers. Windows and Mac OS X.
    6. 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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