failed to open map

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  • Updated 7 years ago
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I have used
Mindjet on my Nexus 10 (4.3) for a long time and use it quite often. My default file
format is xmind.

For some
time now I cannot open my files any more. I get "failed to open map"
and "selected map could not be opened". It makes no difference if
they had been synced to Owncloud or not.

The very
same file sent by email to my HTC One S (4.1.1) opens perfectly. After editing
it on the One and sending it back to the Nexus, it still does not open there.

sent/copied to Windows, it opens perfectly with Xmind portable. After editing
it here and sending it back, if opens now even on the Nexus.
also fails to open these mindmaps from my Nexus.

Can you
please help me to make Mindjet files reliable on my Nexus?

Regards. Ralph

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Posted 7 years ago

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Marian Kocmanek, Official Rep

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Official Response
Hello Ralph, 

There are some known issues with opening Xmind files in Mindjet for Android when the map contains certain elements. Running the file through Xmind Portable may be required when you run into this issue. (Mindjet Web/ProjectDirector) only handles .mmap, which is our native file extension.