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toaster_oven
Jan 8, 2007, 07:28 PM
ok - I don't know how many people use sketchup, but the new version is on the website!!!

apparently it's a free upgrade from v5 -

http://www.sketchup.com/?sid=487&preview=1

http://www.sketchup.com/?sid=369

I think they intended to release it tomorrow- but it looks like someone let the cat out of the bag.

-to



pdpfilms
Jan 8, 2007, 07:43 PM
And the free one:

http://sketchup.google.com/product_suf.html

Coheebuzz
Jan 8, 2007, 08:06 PM
At last a UB version! It flies on my MBP!

I prefered the old icon though. :)

After G
Jan 8, 2007, 08:30 PM
Ah, I can finally turn off "fast feedback".

Seeing all those extra lines turned me off from Sketchup the first time I used it on my Mac.

iMeowbot
Jan 8, 2007, 08:45 PM
If you use the freebie version, don't trash version 5, because the new one takes away vector (PDF/EPS) export. (6 can save back to 5's format, so you can still upgrade and keep the old one around just for the export.)

dextertangocci
Jan 9, 2007, 10:29 AM
Cool:) Not that I really use SketchUp that much. Nice upgrade though:)

fredpower
Jan 18, 2007, 11:45 AM
I installed sketchup 6 on our minimac. Alert box said " installation successful" But when clicking on the its icon in the dock, it just bounces one time and nothing happens. Restarted the mac and re-installed sketchup 6. No fly!?
:(

iKwick7
Jan 18, 2007, 11:52 AM
I downloaded 6 the day it came out. I have been using SketchUp for years and I have always said that it is my favorite modeling program, by far. Absolutely love it and I am thrilled that it is now universal. Anyone that likes SketchUp should definitely check out another program called Piranesi. They work extremely well together.