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Is there any free sketch up pro version which will work with open studio. I downloaded sketch up pro 2017 however after 1 month it is asking me the license number.

asked 2020-02-19 04:36:57 -0600

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updated 2020-02-20 13:39:07 -0600

I am new in this work and need help from community

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For more information, this post discusses SketchUp versions that work with OpenStudio applications, whether it was managed by NREL (before v3.0 application) or by the OpenStudio Coalition (v3.0 application and later).

Aaron Boranian's avatar Aaron Boranian  ( 2022-08-25 12:08:19 -0600 )edit

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answered 2020-02-19 12:27:34 -0600

updated 2020-02-25 10:17:20 -0600

I believe you will need to use Sketch Up Make 2017 to use the OS plugin. This doesn't include all of the functionality of Pro, but it is free. Older versions of Sketch Up can be found here:

Sketch Up - OpenStudio Compatibility:

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Unfortunately, this no longer applies, as SketchUp versions older than two years can no longer be downloaded.

IanVG's avatar IanVG  ( 2022-08-22 13:11:47 -0600 )edit

For Make 2017, maybe try in other languages - French, Deutsch, Italian, etc. Not sure how long these links may remain up and running, though. I believe only the web page here is translated - you should be able to run Make in English ... it's been a while.

Denis Bourgeois's avatar Denis Bourgeois  ( 2022-08-23 05:22:54 -0600 )edit

answered 2022-08-22 13:11:13 -0600

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Versions older than two years ago can no longer be downloaded from SketchUp, FYI. Their website says it here:

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