Is Mindmanager suitable for creating (social) network diagram?

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Hello.

For work I made some (social) network diagrams in Excel, using a plugin called NodeXL. Unfortunately my workregulations don't allow the installation of such extensions.

I may however chose to use MindManager 2012. Can anyone tell me if Mindmanager 2012 is suitable for such purposes? I won't be able to use any extension for this either!

The idea is that I only have to enter the vertices/nodes (list of names) and the edges (list of connections) and let the program weave this together into a network diagram.

For instance I'll import a list of names such as "John" and "Sarah", and the connections "John-Sarah", and get a nice network with 2 nodes.


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Posted 11 months ago

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Ary Velstra, Expert Trainer

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Mindmapping is a more hierarchic way of design struures. Maybe you benefit more from Concept maps that are available in the latest MindManager versions.

Why not download MM2018 trial (fully functional for 30days) and find out if it fits your needs?
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MindManager is very suitable to visualise these type of diagrams. However, it is not capable of automatically creating such diagrams based on lists of vertices/nodes and edges.