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.PLUGIN File Extension

2 file types use the .plugin file extension.

File Type 1Adobe Photoshop Plug-in

DeveloperAdobe Systems
3.7 (45 Votes)
CategoryPlugin Files

What is a PLUGIN file?

A PLUGIN file is a plugin used by Photoshop, an image-editing application. It stores content that extends the functionality of the default Photoshop application and is often used for adding image effects and filters, or support for a new raster image format. PLUGIN files may be created and sold by third-party developers. Several preinstalled PLUGIN files are stored in Photoshop installations within the Plug-ins directory.

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Programs that open PLUGIN files
Updated 12/4/2018

File Type 2Mac OS X Plugin

3.5 (13 Votes)
CategoryPlugin Files

.PLUGIN File Association 2

A PLUGIN file is a plugin that adds additional features or hardware support to programs in Mac OS X. It is often installed in a folder within the main Library folder, which includes the /Library/Internet Plug-Ins and Library/Printers/[Manufacturer] locations.

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Plugin files may also be installed with various Mac OS X applications. These plugins are typically stored within the corresponding application folder.

Programs that open PLUGIN files
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Updated 5/10/2016

About PLUGIN Files

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