Transfer mind maps
Transfer mind maps when the trial is expired  

Transfer Mind Maps

  • Run SimpleMind Trial. From the main menu select “SimpleMind” →”SimpleMind Preferences” and select the tab “Local Mind Maps”.
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  • Click “Export Mind Map Store”. Choose a filename and location, for example the desktop.
  • Start SimpleMind Pro (AppStore edition). From the main menu select “SimpleMind” → “SimpleMind Preferences” and select the tab “Local Mind Maps”.
  • Click “Import Mind Map Store” and select and import the .smmstore file you just created with SimpleMind Trial.
  • Check if all mind maps are imported into SimpleMind Pro (AppStore edition). Remove the trial afterwards.

Transfer mind maps when the trial is expired

If the trial is expired, copy the mind maps manually.
  • To do so, first unhide the Mac library.
  • Launch Terminal from Spotlight or Launch pad → Utilities
  • Enter this command and the users Library folder will become visible: chflags nohidden ~/Library/
  • To restore the hidden status, in Terminal type: chflags hidden ~/Library/
  • Use Finder to Search for files with extension .smmx. These are your mind map files. Note: When searching select “Library” or your user name, not “This Mac”. Or locate the directory
    • App Store edition SimpleMind Pro: ~Library/Containers/com.modelmakertools.simplemindmacpro/Data/Library/com.modelmakertools.simplemindmacpro/Mind Maps
    • App Store edition SimpleMind Lite: ~Library/Containers/com.modelmakertools.simplemindmacstd/Data/Library/com.modelmakertools.simplemindmacstd/Mind Maps
    • SimpleApps editions (Trial and Pro): ~Library/SimpleMind/Mind Maps
  • Start SimpleMind Pro. Click Main menu → SimpleMind → SimpleMind Preferences. This shows where the SimpleMind Pro stores its mind maps. Open this directory in Finder.
  • Quit SimpleMind. Manually copy the files from the trial directory to this directory.
  • Restart SimpleMind Pro to see your mind maps.