Creating Maps ‘Based Upon...’


When creating a new map, iThoughts offers the option of ‘Basing it Upon’ an existing map. This means that iThoughts will create a copy of the source map, rename it and open it. This enables you to create a library of template maps - as follows:.

NB: If the text on the clipboard is indented (TAB or 4xSPACE) then child topics will be created.

In the example above, the new map was ‘Based Upon’ a specific (previous) version of an existing map. Tap on the map name (rather than the blue disclosure button) to base the new map on the latest version of the map. You can also base your new map upon the contents of the clipboard as follows: