You asked: How do I find my lost SketchUp model?

Why can’t I save my SketchUp model?

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.

Why can’t I see my model in SketchUp?

Unfortunately, at this time you can’t just refresh/re-download the model and have it show in the SketchUp Mobile Viewer. Try deleting the current model from your device then download the file again. The revised version of the model should now show up.

Why does my SketchUp model disappear when I zoom in?

Usually this means that you have some scattered unnecessary geometry (a single short edge is enough) lurking somewhere far from your actual model. It might also be a badly built component or group that has its origin far from the object itself, resulting in an enormous bounding box.

Can you export from SketchUp free?

You can try exporting to Collada (. dae) from SketchUp Free or SketchUp Make 2017 (the last free desktop version) and then using the free Autodesk FBX converter to convert it to FBX.

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How do you zoom in and fit in SketchUp?

To zoom in and out, follow these steps:

  1. Select the Zoom tool ( ) or press the Z key.
  2. Click and drag up to zoom in; click and drag down to zoom out. When you zoom by dragging the Zoom tool cursor, SketchUp zooms in or out from the center of the screen.

How do I reset my camera on SketchUp?

“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. Hope this helps, and welcome!

How do I see all objects in SketchUp?

Have you discovered SketchUp’s outliner (Window → Outliner)? It lists all grouped objects and component instances, no matter whether they are visible or hidden. You can search by name, edit them and toggle visibility.

How do I see SketchUp model on Iphone?

On the Home screen, tap on the Cloud icon ( ) and select Files on Device. From there, you can select which cloud storage service to browse. Alternatively, you can also browse and open . skp files straight from the Files app and choose to open them with SketchUp Viewer.

How do I get SketchUp for free?

To access SketchUp Free:

  1. Sign-up with a free Trimble account on the SketchUp Free webpage.
  2. Click the “Start Modeling” button. …
  3. The web-based 3D modeling tool will appear in your browser and you’re ready to begin!