Administrator rights for installing SketchUp

PC

In order to successfully install and authorize
SketchUp Pro, you must first log in to Windows as a user who has
either Administrator or Power User rights.

Once successfully installed and authorized, SketchUp Pro
requires a Windows profile with at least Power User permissions. You may
need to contact your Help Desk or IT department to assist you with these
changes.

Mac

In order to successfully install SketchUp Pro or SketchUp on a Mac, you must first log in to Mac OS X as a user who has Admin privileges.