[v4.20.03] V-Ray for SketchUp Full Installers, Unlocked Files AIO

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V-Ray for SketchUp rendering plug-in integrate V-Ray into SketchUp, thus successfully follows SketchUp’s lighting and mapping practices. It comes with few parameters, flexible material adjustments, and simple but powerful lighting features. As long as mastering the correct method, it is easy to produce highly realistic (photo-like) rendering works.

Here, you can get the V-Ray full installers and unlocked files for SketchUp 8, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020 on Windows (64-bit only). Unlike previous ways of posting – every version of V-Ray plugin for a specific industry software was released individually. Starting from this post, AppNee will put all versions of V-Ray plugin for one industry tool (such as: SketchUp, 3ds Max, Maya…) in a single post, including versions as follows:

  • V-Ray 2.0 for SketchUp 2015
  • V-Ray 2.0 for SketchUp 2016
  • V-Ray 3.0 for SketchUp 2015
  • V-Ray 3.0 for SketchUp 2016
  • V-Ray 3.4 for SketchUp 2017
  • V-Ray 3.4 for SketchUp 2018
  • V-Ray 3.6 for SketchUp 2018
  • V-Ray 4.0 for SketchUp 2019
  • V-Ray 4.0 for SketchUp 2020
  • ….

// Supported Platforms //

  • SketchUp 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020
  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10 (64-bit only)

// Edition Statements //

AppNee provides the V-Ray (Next) for SketchUp full installers and unlocked files (cgauth.dll, vray.dll, vray_BRDFScanned.dll, etc.) for Windows 64-bit only.

// Installation Notes //

V-Ray Next for SketchUp 2016~2020:

  • the same as V-Ray 3.60.03 for SketchUp 2016~2018

V-Ray 3.60.03 for SketchUp 2016~2018:

  1. Download and install V-Ray for SketchUp (there is no need to install the License Server)
  2. Copy the unlocked file ‘cgauth.dll‘ to the following path:
    • C:\Program Files\Chaos Group\V-Ray\V-Ray for SketchUp\extension\vrayappsdk\bin\
  3. Copy the unlocked file ‘vray_BRDFScanned.dll‘ to the following path:
    • C:\Program Files\Chaos Group\V-Ray\V-Ray for SketchUp\extension\vrayappsdk\bin\plugins\
  4. Done

*** This might also work with plugins based on V-Ray AppSDK v3.60.xx/v4.00.xx for the other host applications, but that was not tested.

V-Ray 3.40.02(04) for SketchUp 2017:

  1. Download and setup ‘vray_adv_3400x_sketchup_win.exe’
  2. Copy the unlocked file ‘vray.dll‘ to “C:\Program Files\Chaos Group\V-Ray\V-Ray 3.4 for SketchUp\extension\vrayappsdk\bin”
  3. Done, joy!

V-Ray 3.4 for SketchUp 2017 (for test only, no guarantee):

  1. Download and install vray_beta_340b1_sketchup_win.exe, do not run it
  2. Copy one unlocked file (cgauth.dll) to: “C:/Program files/SKetchUP/Sketchup 2017” and overwrite (if asked)
  3. Copy another 3 unlocked files (.gitignore, RubyWinFunc.so and vfs.rb) to “C:\Users\[user name]\AppData\Roaming\SketchUp\SketchUp 2017\SketchUp\Plugins”
  4. That’s all (hope it could work for you, we you have to wait the new crack)

V-Ray 2.0 for SketchUp 2016:

  1. Download and install vray_adv_20026579_sketchup_2016_win_x64.exe
  2. Copy the unlocked file (cgauth.dll) to “C:/Program files/Sketchup/Sketchup 2016”
  3. Done, enjoy!

// Related Links //

// Download URLs //

Version OS Download Size
V-Ray Next for SketchUp
v4.20.03 64-bit 456 MB
v4.10.03 757 MB
v4.00.02 696 MB
V-Ray 3 for SketchUp
v3.60.03 64-bit 378 MB
v3.40.04 reserved 372 MB
v3.40.02 reserved 371 MB
V-Ray 2 for SketchUp (Version 2.0)
v2.00.26579 64-bit reserved 110 MB
v2.00.26494 reserved 107 MB
v2.00.25539 reserved 96.7 MB

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