Main Interface

The main menu is on the left side of a window that can maximized/minimized.
The minimized window of OpenCutList displays four buttons:
  • Maximize/Minimize: to show/hide the result window.
  • Materials: to configure materials. This is an interface to the native SketchUp material. If you have already configured some material in SketchUp, it will show up here. If you add material here, it will also show up in the Materials Inspector of SketchUp.
  • Parts: to compute the Parts List of a selection of components or of all visible components in the current scene.
  • Import: to import parts defined as rectangular boxes from a CSV file.
Minimized menu
When maximized, the toolbar has two additional buttons.
  • Doc.: a direct link to open this documentation in your browser.
  • More: displays a ribbon with more links (some may depend on your language):
    • Tutorials: displays a list of YouTube tutorials made by users.
    • Plans: opens your browser to the model section of L'Air du Bois where users publish their creations.
    • News: inline access to the latest and archived news we publish on OpenCollective.
    • Forum: read-only access to the OpenCollective discussion forum. If you plan to participate in discussion, you must create a free OpenCollective account.
    • Update: starting with version 1.9 a self-updater was introduced, which updates directly from the github repository. This version is identical to the version hosted on the Extension Warehouse, it is signed by Trimble. After an upgrade, you must restart SketchUp for the new version of OpenCutList to be re-loaded.
    • Sponsor: we very much appreciate your financial support on OpenCollective. Even small contributions help us to take the time to make OpenCutList a better tool for your workshop.
Link to Sponsor
The lower right border of the OpenCutList window displays more actions:
  • A link to a french-speaking woodworker community, completely ad-free!
  • Report a bug: this will open your mailer to send a bug report to the developers.
  • Preferences: to change unit, weight or language preferences.
  • Sponsor: opens a page with the current status of contributions and the next goal.
  • About: gives information about the developers, the translator team and the software we used to develop OpenCutList.