Freemind keyboard shortcuts


Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
2 years ago
- Shortcuts
Ctrl + N

New map

Ctrl + O

Open map

Ctrl + S

Save map

Ctrl + A

Save as

Ctrl + P


Ctrl + W


Ctrl + Q


Ctrl +

Previous map

Ctrl +

Next Map

Ctrl + E

Export file to HTML

Ctrl + H

Export branch to HTML

Alt + A

Export branch to new MM file

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + W

Open first file in history

Ctrl + F


Ctrl + G

Find next

Ctrl + X


Ctrl + C


Ctrl + Y

Copy single

Ctrl + V


Alt + 1

MindMap mode

Alt + 2

Browse mode

Alt + 3

File mode

Ctrl + I


Ctrl + B


Ctrl + ↑   Shift + B


Alt + C

Change node color

Alt + B

Blend node color

Alt + E

Change node edge color

Ctrl + L

Increase node font size

Ctrl + M

Decrease node font size

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + L

Increase branch font size

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + M

Decrease branch font size


Go to root

Move up

Move down

Move left

Move right

Ctrl + ⤶ Enter

Follow link

Alt +

Zoom out

Alt +

Zoom in

⤶ Enter

Add sibling node


Add child node

↑   Shift + ⤶ Enter

Add sibling before


Edit selected node

Alt + ⤶ Enter

Edit long node

Ctrl + J

Join nodes


Toggle folded

Ctrl + Space

Toggle children folded

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + K

Set link by file chooser

Ctrl + K

Set link by text entry

Alt + K

Set image by file chooser

Ctrl +

Move node up

Ctrl +

Move node down

Source: Freemind

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Program information

Program name: Freemind Freemind (Productivity)

FreeMind is a free mind mapping application that allows you to edit a hierarchical set of ideas around a concept. It's written in Java and was a finalist for Best Project in's Community Choice Awards for 2008.

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Last update: 11 Nov 2019

Shortcut count: 53

How easy to press shortcuts: 83%

Platform detected: Windows or Linux (not macOS)

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