Frequent question: Why can’t I see my Sketchup model?

Why can’t I see my SketchUp model?

Try Pressing ‘Shift’ + ‘Z’ for Zoom Extents (which is also found on the Camera Menu). Are you sure you haven’t accidently hidden things? (…> View >Hidden Geometry).

Where did my SketchUp model go?

When using the SketchUp Pro desktop modeler, files are saved locally to your machine until you choose to sync your projects to the cloud with Trimble Connect. If you’re working in SketchUp for Web, we recommend storing your models in Trimble Connect until you want to export them to a locally stored file.

How do I get my SketchUp model back?

The official keyboard shortcut for Undo is Alt+Backspace. However, Ctrl+Z (Microsoft Windows) or Command+Z (macOS), which is the Undo keyboard shortcut in many programs, also works. After you undo an action, you can redo it by selecting Edit > Redo from the menu bar.

Why does my SketchUp model disappears when I orbit?

Situation: you are orbiting around your model and you see an effect that looks like a section plane attached to your view at a fixed distance. Objects may also disappear or appear to shake when you try to zoom in. This is a known issue called Camera Clipping Plane.

How do I reset my SketchUp Camera?

“Camera” pull-down, click “field of view”, type-in “30”, hit enter… this should bring you back to default. You can also drag the spyglass to change the VCB (lower right-hand corner.

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How do I get SketchUp for free?

If you want a free desktop version of SketchUp, it’s still a great option. Here’s where to find it. First, head over to sketchup.com/download/all in a web browser such as Google Chrome on your Windows or Mac computer. Next, you will need to sign in to a Trimble account or create one for free.

How do you save a 3D model in SketchUp?

When your SketchUp model is ready to export to 3DS, follow these steps: Select File > Export > 3D Model. The Export Model dialog box appears. Navigate to the location where you want to save your file.

How do I download a Sketchfab model?

Every Sketchfab user has the ability to download select 3D models. You can specifically search for downloadable models (by toggling “Downloadable” in the Sketchfab search bar), or go to our dedicated Downloads page.

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