Activities ::: mod_mindmap
Maintained by asdTõnis Tartes
Mindmap module for Moodle

Mindmap 2021032210

Moodle 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, 3.8
Released: Thursday, April 2, 2020, 12:51 AM
Mindmap module for Moodle
by Tõnis Tartes

This Mindmap module allows you to create and save simple mindmaps from within moodle.

Quick install instructions:

- Copy this "/mindmap"-Folder and place it in your /mod directory
- Go to your admin area and "Notifications"
- That's it

Have fun!

Thanks goes to FatCow Webhosting for the new Mindmap icon.
License: Creative Commons(Attribution 3.0 United States)

Use the main buttons from mindmap taskbar to create mindmaps.
+ If you double click anywhere in the empty space you can start connecting lines between nodes! Helps to save a few moves.

// 31.03.2020 - 2021032210 version
+ VisJS supports default languages 'en', 'de', 'es', 'it', 'fr', 'cz', 'nl', 'ru', 'cn', 'ua'.
+ Now you can also translate VisJS labels inside the edit window in your own language.
+ Added new translatable strings.

// 30.03.2020 - 2021032208 version
+ Max zoom out level
+ Max zoom in level
+ Zoom reset button

// 25.03.2020 - 2021032207 version
+ Keyboard "Insert" key helps to add new nodes to mindmap.
+ Keyboard "Delete" key enables to instantly delete selected nodes or edges.
+ Coding style fixes
+ Minor locking bug fix

// 05.03.2020 update
+ Moved from Flash to JS - Thanks to vis.js library! - https://visjs.org/
+ Javascript version is supported in all browser!
+ New version supports different shapes.
+ Mobile friendly.
+ Ability to review and convert from old Flash mindmap to JS based mindmap.
+ In future Flash Conversion option will be dropped with database field holding flash data!!!
NB! Conversion from flash data might still hold a few bugs. Always check your data!
- Dropped Moodle 1.x backup/restore support.

//25.04.2019 - version 2019042500
+Version update
+Fixing some deprecated functions

//20.10.2017 - version 2017102000
+Moodle 3.0+ compatibliy
+Code cleanup.
+Added getflash button. Clicking it will prompt whether to allow flash or not in chrome.

//09.06.2014 - version 2014060900
+Moodle 2.7 compatiblity with new logging api
This version is compatible with Moodle 2.6 and up.
Please download older version for Moodle 2.5 and below.

//13.05.2014 - version 2014051300
+Fixed minor logging messages
+Fixed notice in mindmap index
+On page reload mindmap field sizes according to window

//12.02.2014 - version 2014021200
+fixed context notice for Moodle 2.6
+added completion ability
+Bump to Moodle 2.6 version

//06.09.2013 - version 2013090600
+Removed old upgrade codes(2007040100)
+New default icon with transparent background
+Bump to Moodle 2.5 version

//01.03.2013 - version 2013030100
Teacher can enable locking, so that multiple students cannot edit a mindmap at the same time.
This caused problems with saving xml data.
NB! All mindmaps will have locking enabled by default after upgrade.
+Locking functionality.

//09.10.2012 - version 2012100900
+Modified viewer.swf and fixed IE compatiblity issue

//04.07.2012 - version 2012070400
+Minor fixes

//13.06.2012 - version 2012061300
+Refactored code

//10.06.2012 - version 2012061000
+adding access.php

//17.05.2012 - version 2012032300
+Fixed some errors when upgrading from 1.9 to 2.x

//13.01.2012 - version 2012011300
+Added licences

//12.09.2011 - version 2011091200
Everythings the same as the old one, except the backup & restore functionality.
+Fixed the editable box
+Added a Description field
+Moodle 2.x Backup/Restore
+Moodle 1.9>Moodle 2.x Restore

Version information

Version build number
Version release name
Stable version
MD5 Sum
Supported software
Moodle 3.5, Moodle 3.6, Moodle 3.7, Moodle 3.8
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.5
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.6
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.7
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.8

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
VCS repository URL

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Activities

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the module.
  3. Place the folder (eg "assignment") in the "mod" subdirectory.
  4. Visit http://yoursite.com/admin to finish the installation