We have now completed the structure for our project or essay, added research and ideas, and created a time plan. The next step is to export our mind map into a Word Document so we can start writing our assignment.

Press the File button on the top left of your screen. Then choose Export from the list.

File menu in MindView with the option 'export' on the left highlighted with a red box

Now select Microsoft Word and Custom Word Export.

Expanded export option in MindView with the options Microsoft work and custom word export highlighted with red boxes

Now choose the export template that you want to use – if you want to include a bibliography then APA Style is recommended.

Custom Microsoft Word export dialog with a series of  template options advertised

You can choose what is included in your export by selecting the General tab. 

Custom Microsoft Word export dialog with the general tab selected and options from your mindmap that you can include in your export

When you are happy with your export options press the Export button.

Now choose a location to save the exported file to and press Open the Document – Word will now open up and display your mind map as an editable document.