How to Add Hyperlinks to A Mind Map
Creating hyperlinks in a mind map can enrich the experience of your readers by quickly navigating to other resources instead of scrolling through several paragraphs or pages, or exiting the existing file to browse other document or website link.
In this article, we will cover the following:
- Add a hyperlink to a mind map existing shape or page
- Insert a hyperlink to a website url
- Add a hyperlink to the file or application
Simply free download this Mind Map Editor Software for inserting hyperlinks to a mind map.
Tips: you should click and select the text or image file on the mind map first, and then go to Insert tab > Insert Hyperlink, just hit New tab on the right panel of the program to start adding hyperlinks.
One: add a hyperlink to a mind map existing shape or page
In the Type list, choose the Current Document.
To link to a specific page: select the page name in the Page box.
To link to a specific shape: first select the page name on which the shape appears in the Page box, and then choose the ID of the shape in the Shape box. Pease note the shape ID and the name of the page that the shape is on.
- To find a shape ID, hit the shape to select it, and then the shape ID will appear on the statute bar at the bottom of the window.
- To find the page name, locate the tab for the page at the bottom of the drawing window.
Two: insert a hyperlink to a website url
In the Type list, choose the Internet Address. Then type the address of a Web site, FTP site, or e-mail address (beginning with http://, ftp://, or mailto:, respectively) in the Address box. In the Description box, type a name for the link. This text will appear in the right click menu.
Three: add a hyperlink to the file or application
In the Type list, choose the File or Application and then click Browse and navigate to a file. In the Description box, type a name for the link. This text will appear in the right-click menu.
To access the links you have inserted, simply click on one of the icons on your mind map.