Last Updated on August 18, 2021 by Macsoftbox
iThoughtsX is one of the best mind mapping tools available for Windows, Mac, iPad and iPhone. If you are looking for the best brainstorming app to visualize your ideas, then none other mind mapping app can beat iThoughtsX.
You can capture and organize your ideas in the right way with iThoughtsX, a robust mind mapping app for macOS, which was specifically created to assist with brainstorming and creating long-term plans.
iThoughtsX app doesn’t just boast an elegant interface but backs it up with all the features you need to excel at ideation. With just a glance, remember things that matter and all the connections between them to generate new ideas with ease. Give the iThoughtsX mind mapping tool a try and find out how it feels to be a mastermind.
- Get things done
- Find your way around in seconds
- Import and export instantly
- Set advanced filters
- Create with drag and drop
- Sync with the cloud
iThoughtsX also offers a seriously impressive number of import and export formats. Looking through the list of supported options left me scratching my head as to how some of these were even possible. It really is an impressive list.
Additionally, iThoughtsX has a PC version. Not every feature is available on the PC, but we did test opening and editing iThoughtsX files between Mac and PC and experienced no issues.
If you have a need to occasionally work on your mind maps outside of the Apple ecosystem, iThoughts has you covered.
macOS Native Feature Integration:
- Retina support
- Versions support
- Fullscreen support
- Spotlight integration
- Quicklook support
- Pinch to zoom
- Dark Mode support
- TouchID support
Advanced Mindmap Features:
- Multiple layouts (horizontal, vertical, fishbone etc.)
- Multiple link styles (curved, tapered, right-angled etc.)
- Embedded documents (PDF, XLS, DOC etc)
- Over 100 built-in icons and 90 clipart images.
- Over 30 background canvas patterns (with an option to import more.)
- 10 system ‘Map Styles’ (with an option to import more.)
- Presentation mode.
- Rule-based sorting – including an option to sort continuously
- Encrypted, password-protected maps.
- Outline View
- Search and Replace text within topics and notes.
- Filter topics (text, date etc)
- Topic Summaries
- Conditional Formatting
Compatibility: OS X 10.11 or later 64-bit
If you want to try iThoughtsX, you can download the premium version for free on Macsoftbox. But as usual, we share premium macOS apps for personal use only. For commercial usage, please consider buying a license from the developer.
Looking for Older Versions? Check the Archive from here.