Import tutorial AutoCAD file into SketchUp

By | February 21, 2014

Do you want to export AutoCAD file to SketchUp? Today I will give a tutorial to you how to import AutoCAD file into SketchUp.

Step 1: Preparation AutoCAD file

You have to prepare AutoCAD file before importing into SketchUp. This file must be simply. In this drawing, you not only turn on walls, doors, windows but also turn off dimension and furniture. In addition, you need to know what your drawing’s.

This is a AutoCAD file need to import

AutoCAD file

This is a the AutoCAD file prepared before import into SketchUp.

AutoCAD file preparared

Step 2: Import AutoCAD file in sketch up software

Start Google SketchUp > click file > select import, now SketchUp will show open dialog box. You select where save CAD file’s name and file of type and then press Open button. If your drawing’s units not same inch, you must click on option and setting units.

This is a image import tutorial AutoCAD file into SketchUp.


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