It should be possible to import SketchUp graphics (.skp) to 3ds Max and produce a .max or .3ds file out of it. You may need a special importer for this however for older versions of 3ds Max. If you do not have access to Autodesk software, you will have to look for some third party alternative, or dedicated converter.
Convert SketchUp graphics to 3ds Max (3D Studio MAX) scene.
We have found 2 software records in our database eligible for .skp to .max file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert skp to max on Windows
A widely-used 3D animation application from Autodesk
Convert from skp file format
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The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned skp to max. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
A 3D CAD translation softwate