Can I upgrade my SketchUp subscription?
You can upgrade your existing SketchUp Pro license to the current version. If you purchased your license from a reseller or with an education discount, see Upgrading your license later in this article. You can subscribe to the SketchUp for Web – Shop subscription for access.
Is SketchUp Pro only by subscription?
With a subscription model, we can provide a lower upfront cost option which includes SketchUp Pro, one of the most affordable professional modelers on the market. We can also offer our core modeling features on the web for free with the option of upgrading to a more robust version for only $119/year.
Is SketchUp Pro a perpetual license?
Today, Trimble announced a big change to how customers will be able to purchase SketchUp products—see the official announcement here. As of November 4, 2020, SketchUp will no longer sell Classic Perpetual Licenses and Maintenance & Support renewal plans.
Is SketchUp Pro worth buying?
The great thing about SketchUp (compared to other commonly used software options in the design industry) is that it is not only significantly cheaper, it also has a much lower learning curve, meaning it is much faster to get proficient at using SketchUp than something like AutoCAD or Revit.
Which SketchUp Pro is best?
The most powerful version of SketchUp is SketchUp Pro. SketchUp Pro is a desktop software bundle for Mac/PC and includes three programs: SketchUp Pro, LayOut, and Style Builder. SketchUp is a widely used piece of software in the design and architecture industries.
Is SketchUp Pro worth?
The free version is a great way of sensing the software’s layout, making it easy to decide if SketchUp is for you. If you like it, practice using SketchUp Free for some time, and later consider upgrading. For sure, SketchUp Pro is not cheap, but its features make the upgrade well worth it.
Is SketchUp Pro 2017 free?
We still have SketchUp Make 2017 available for free download here. Be sure to download Make, not Pro, for the free version. This can be used on Mac or Windows OS for personal projects. It includes 30 days of Pro, after which the Pro features will turn off and you’ll have the free Make version.
Is FreeCAD better than SketchUp?
Reviewers felt that FreeCAD meets the needs of their business better than SketchUp. When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that FreeCAD is the preferred option. For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of FreeCAD over SketchUp.
Does SketchUp Pro include LayOut?
Since LayOut is a feature of SketchUp Pro, it’s covered by the SketchUp Pro license. When you install and authorize SketchUp Pro using your SketchUp Pro license, LayOut is also authorized.
Is SketchUp Pro cloud based?
The unique-selling point of SketchUp Web is that it is cloud-based. Functionality is identical across devices. All that is needed is a login from a browser and you can access any models on which you have been working.
How much does SketchUp Pro cost for students?
Primary and secondary schools can apply for SketchUp Pro for free via the K-12 Educational Grant. Students enrolled in a higher education institution can subscribe to SketchUp Studio for $55/year. This subscription includes premium 3D modelers, building analysis software, cloud storage, and more.