WiseMapping Free online mind mapping editor for individuals and business

Free online mind mapping editor for individuals and business

WiseMapping is a free web based mind map project. The goal of this project is to provide a high quality product that can be deployed by enterprises, educational and academic institutions. WiseMapping is based on the same code product supporting

Why Open Source ?

In the past years, we have received hundreds of emails, with people asking for integrating with their sites, requesting to deploy a private instance of, and wanting to participate in the development of the site. Receiving these requests, we asked ourselves the question: “Why don’t we open up our product to all these people, and share it freely?” For us, this project is like a journey, and we made the decision to make our journey available to anyone who wants to participate. For us, that is what is all about.

Do I Need to Install WiseMapping ?.

WiseMapping is available for free in, no restriction of any kind. If you are looking for installing in your servers, you can downloaded a copy of the latest stable binary files. If your are interested in advanced customisations, you could download the sources code and collaborated with us in the project.

What Features Does it Provides ?.

You can click in the features list in the toolbar to see the full list of features. But if you want to have some idea of what you can do, you could take a look at the following tutorial video:

Who Are We ?

We’re a couple of friends working on an idea: “Create the best on-line collaborative mind mapping tool ever created”. This has been our idea since the first day we started.We’ve been working on this project on our free time without any kind of economical supportHelp us to make WiseMapping making a Donation.

Roadmap, Changes, Updates?


The best way is to follow us in on Twitter at @wisemapping. We post there news and updated of the project. Also, you could find in the Contacts links several forms to contact us.

Installation Steps

Before starting the installation,  you must have Java Development Kit 7 or higher installed. You can download it from (

If you have java already installed, follow the next steps:
  1. Download the installer from here.
  2. Unzip the binary distribution. This will generate a wisemapping-<version> directory.
  3. Open a command line terminal within wisemapping-<version> directory.
  4. Finally, execute the following line to startwisemapping:
    ~:> java -Dorg.apache.jasper.compiler.disablejsr199=true-jar start.jar

    After some time, you should see something like this. This means that the application is ready to accept requests:

    2014-01-2318:35:38.082:INFO:oejdp.ScanningAppProvider:Deployment monitor ~/wisemapping-v3.0.2/webapps at interval 1
    2014-01-2318:35:38.086:INFO:oejdp.ScanningAppProvider:Deployment monitor ~//wisemapping-v3.0.2/contexts at interval 1
    2014-01-2318:35:38.088:INFO:oejd.DeploymentManager:Deployable added: ~//wisemapping-v3.0.2/contexts/wisemapping.xml
    2014-01-2318:35:42.322:INFO:/wisemapping:No Spring WebApplicationInitializer types detected on classpath
    2014-01-2318:35:42.768:INFO:/wisemapping:Initializing Spring root WebApplicationContext
    2014-01-2318:35:45,290WARN org.openid4java.server.RealmVerifier - RP discovery / realm validation disabled;
    2014-01-2318:35:45.547:INFO:/wisemapping:Initializing Spring FrameworkServlet 'mvc-rest'
    2014-01-2318:35:46.511:INFO:/wisemapping:Initializing Spring FrameworkServlet 'mvc-servlet'
    2014-01-2318:35:46.909:INFO:oejs.AbstractConnector:Started SelectChannelConnector@
  5. WiseMapping server will be started on http://localhost:8080/wisemapping/.  You could start testing it using the user and passwordtest.

Congrats!, you should have WiseMapping really to be use. A couple of additional comments you have to keep in mind:

  • This default installation comes with embedded HQSQL file based database. For production environments, we strongly encourage you to use MySql. Take a look at this page for more information.
  • There are a couple of additional defaults you might be interested in reviewing (email servers, etc).  Review the file WEB-INF/ and adjust it based on your requirements.

Finally, for advance installation questions or problems you visit he group

Additional Steps


Also in the file , Part Plain SMTP Server Configuration with SMTP settings for an address to you that works. This is necessary so that registered users can receive email confirmation notifications when a card is shared or a new password when they have forgotten.

Silent process

When you run the script , the server runs as you do not leave the terminal. To avoid having to maintain a permanently open terminal, it executes the command followed by & .Information

Each time you make a change to the file , you will kill the java process underway and start the script .

When the machine crashes and needs to restart, it may be useful to revive Wisemapping start. To do this, create a file/etc/init.d/wisemapping contains this line:

WiseMapping Free online mind mapping editor for individuals and business

WiseMapping; Source :

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

© Just Shared on Tel-U | WordPress Theme: Annina Free by CrestaProject.