If you can run SketchUp on your system, you can run this plugin, too. I run on Windows 7, therefore my notes were created accordingly. If you have trouble located the file folders on your computer, just run a search and find the path, usually starts with C:...
For all you new and used SketchUp users, there is an awesome plugin created by a member, Steve Racz, a.k.a. daltxguy. Steve created this Cutlist 4.0 (currently upgraded to 4.1) http://lumberjocks.com/topics/9435.
I downloaded, installed and learned the program, and compiled my own notes for getting up and running. Just thought I would share and hope it helps. http://wp.me/pOGgI-4s
Thanks Steve. Love the plugin. Great work!
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