- Customizing Freeplane
The user directory
Contents of the user directory
Location of the user directory
Depending on your OS and personal preferences, you can find the user directory in different places.
System-wide configuration directory for Freeplane (installed via the package manager of your distribution):
User directory (in the
.config folder inside the home directory of the current user):
Opening the user directory from the menu
You can open the current user directory of Freeplane in your default filebrowser via the menu:
Tools > Open user directory.
Change the location of the user directory
You can change where the user directory should be.
In the command line you can change the path to the user directory when invoking Freeplane with the following command: