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FAQ


What is M8! – Mind Map?

M8! is a Windows 10 app to draw Mind Maps. It is a simple app which allows you to visualize your ideas and thoughts as quick as possible.


How do I download M8! – Mind Map?

If you use Windows 10, you can open the Windows Store and search for M8!. Then you can see “M8! – Mind Map” and can install it out of the Windows Store.


How do I share Mind Maps?

You can share your Mind Maps by selecting the Mind Map in the main menu and then select Share in the Charms bar. The Charms bar is the bar on the right side of your screen provided by Windows 10. You can open it with the shortcut Windows-Key + C or with the mouse by pointing to the top right corner or with the finger by swiping from the right border to the left. The Sharing bar shows you apps which can use the file like the Windows 10 mail app.
You also have the option to save the Mind Map as a .m8 file to any directory which allows you to share the file. You can find the option in the app bar while editing a Mind Map.


How do I synchronize my Mind Maps between different devices?

Windows 10 synchronizes the Mind Maps between different devices automatically if you use the same account on all devices.


How do I buy additional features?

You can buy additional features by open M8! – Mind Map and the click the features button on the top right corner or in the App Bar in the menu page.


How do I make multiple lines in a Mind Map?

You can make new lines by pressing the Shift and Return key on your keyboard.


How do I pin my Mind Maps to the start screen?

You can pin a Mind Map to the Windows start screen by opening the Mind Map and choose Pin in the App Bar.


How do I print my Mind Maps?

To print your Mind Maps, you have to buy the printing feature. After you bought the feature, you have an additional print button in the App Bar while editing the Mind Map. You can also print via Windows Charms Bar under Devices on the right side of your screen.  Where are my Mind Maps stored?  Your Mind Maps are stored within this folder: C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\33556SamuraiSoft.Mind8_rpzfvmm3wc86m\RoamingState . Just copy and past this path into the windows explorer.


shortcuts

 

 

 

Start – Page


F1

Help

Control + N

New Mind Map

Control + B

Open Features Page

Item Selected


Delete

Delete selected Mind Map

Control + C

Copy selected Mind Maps

Control + G

Change group name

Mind Map – Page


F1

Help

Alt + Left

Navigate to the menu

Control + Z

Undo

Control + Y

Redo

Control + B

Select root node

Control + P

Print

Control + G

Change group name

While Editing One Node


Enter

Accept

Escape

Cancel

One Node Selected


F2

Start editing

Tab

Add a child node

Enter

Add a sibling node

Arrow Keys

Select different node

Control + V

Paste node

One or Multiple Nodes Selected


Escape

Cancel

Control + D, Delete

Delete node

Control + C

Copy node

Control + X

Cut node

Control + Arrow Keys

Move node

Feature – Page


F1

Help

Alt + Left

Navigate to the menu

Control + C

Copy selected Mind Maps

Control + G

Change group name

Control + Arrow Keys

Move node