SketchUp 2017 extremely slow in rebuilding the screen

There is no difference between Make and Pro editions regarding graphics performance.
(So I’ve removed “Make” from the title.)

SketchUp 2017 is the first to use OpenGL 3.0.

Recent Windows 10 updates have caused havoc.
(See other threads on “slow selection”.)
Selection Tool process is slow, unbearably slow
and generally:
Topics tagged slow


First, make sure SketchUp 2017 is using your Nvidia GPU, via Nvidia Control Panel.
You can verify within Sketchup via: Window > Preferences > OpenGL > Details

Many others still running Win7 or 8.x have not seen these slow issues.
Secondly, You can try and see if SketchUp 2016 runs better on your machine:
Older version downloads … Downloading older versions | SketchUp Help


On a related note, they do have no cost Pro licenses for qualified teachers.