Importing a SketchUp Object From the 3D Warehouse

Last modified: Dec 21, 2018
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Importing new SketchUp objects

To import new SketchUp objects, follow the steps below:

  1. Click the 3D Warehouse button on the SketchUp tab. The 3D Warehouse dialog opens.
  2. Enter a search term, e.g. “lamp”, in the input field and hit Search. All available lamp objects appears.
  3. Select desired object by clicking it.
  4. Click the Download button and choose format. The object is downloaded and the progress is indicated in the upper right corner of the 3D Warehouse.
  5. When the download is finished, the object is displayed in the Latest model preview field on the SketchUp tab.
  6. Click the object and move the mouse pointer to the drawing area. The object is attached to the mouse pointer.
  7. Click the object in place.
  8. After placement, you can change the material by using the Material explorer dialog.
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Select object to download An imported SketchUp object.



  • On computers running versions of Windows older than Windows 10 (build 1803), the 3D Warehouse will open in your default web browser, whereas Windows 10 (build 1803) or newer will see the 3D Warehouse open in a separate dialog.


2 Responses to “Importing a SketchUp Object From the 3D Warehouse”

  1. The Sketch Up 3D Warehouse is not working properly, I open the dialog box and it is all jumbled and wont let me go past the first page.

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