• The Image Igloo tool allows you to move between Matched Photo scenes quickly. It also allows you to see adjacent images to provide context as you navigate around a structure when modeling.

  • Table of Contents Downloading SketchUp Installing SketchUp (1st time or new major version) Installing SketchUp (maintenance release or minor version update) Transferring SketchUp to a new computer Removing the License from an install of SketchUp Authorizing SketchUp Pr

  • Sometimes, authorizing SketchUp Pro or performing license functions in SketchUp might result in a handful of errors. This article explains the errors you might encounter and how to resolve them.

  • Before you choose to install SketchUp, please read the hardware requirements.

  • Summary of issue You may not be able to see SketchUp file thumbnails on Windows if SketchUp 20152016 was previously uninstalled. Description When SketchUp 20152016 is uninstalled and a new different, default version of SketchUp is set, the SketchUp file thumbnails may disappear even after reinstalling the latest version of SketchUp. Workaround

  • This file error is not an issue in SketchUp 2017 and beyond. Select another version of SketchUp from the drop-down list to see details about resolving this issue in SketchUp 2014, 2015, or 2016. In SketchUp 2016, when the Preview Pane in Windows Explorer is open and a SketchUp model is opened via File > Open, you might see the following error: The file <your SketchUp model name> is currently locked by another user. Do you wish to open this file Read-Only?

  • Use the Photo Point tool to create a 3D model by plotting points to create camera guidelines from Matched Photos. It works by casting a guide from one camera through an image point that you can see in at least one other photo. You can then snap to that guide in another scene to locate the point in 3D. Note that it is necessary to set your model axes to model from the camera guideline.

  • The Problem

  • Maybe you want to fill a 3D model with premade items, such as furniture, doors, or even trees and other landscaping. Or you’d like a 3D model of a building plan that you can customize with an interior design.