Plugin Files

Plugin files provide extra features and functionality to existing programs. They are commonly used by image, video, and audio editing applications, as well as Web browsers. Plugins are also referred to as add-ons and extensions.

Common plugin file extensions include .PLUGIN, .8BI, and .VST.

Extension File Type Popularity
.APLGAudials Plug-in
.AMXXAMX Mod X Plugin File
.MILKMilkDrop Winamp Plug-in Preset
.ASIASI Mod Script
.CCIPCurse Client Install Package
.REZEscape Velocity Plug-in File
.SCMGIMP Script-Fu Script
.DLRfinalRender Plugin
.RPLNInDesign Required Plug-in File
.TPIEDIUS Plugin File
.RBZSketchUp Plugin
.ACROPLUGINAdobe Acrobat Plug-in
.TGPTerragen Plugin
.BAVAVG AntiVirus The Bat! Plugin File
.CLEOCLEO Grand Theft Auto Mod File
.AMXAMX Mod Plugin File
.LNGWinamp Language File
.MDAAccess Add-in
.CRXChromium Extension
.ECFOutlook Add-in
.FB2K-COMPONENTFoobar2000 Component Install File
.OIVOpenIV Mod Package File
.VBOX-EXTPACKOracle VM VirtualBox Extension Pack
.MDECompiled Access Add-in File
.ASSETPROJCamtasia Studio Asset Information File
.SPARCSkype Plugin Archive
.INXInkscape Extension Descriptor File
.DLO3ds Max Plug-in
.EAZArcGIS Explorer Add-in File
.AVXAvid Plugin File
.8BI8Photoshop Plug-in
.ALPAbleton Live Pack File
.VSIXVisual Studio Extension
.NYAudacity Nyquist Plug-in
.PLGXKeePass 2.x Plugin
.8BXPhotoDeluxe Plug-in
.SKYPECHATSTYLEChat Style File
.AAXPLUGINAvid Audio eXtension Plugin File
.RWPLUGINRapidWeaver Plugin
.OEXOpera Extension
.FLTAdobe Audition Filter
.XPICross-platform Installer Package
.8BIPhotoshop Plug-in
.ZXPExtension Manager Package
.WLZWinamp Language Pack
.NBMNetBeans Module
.INFODrupal Module Information File
.BLUFileMaker Pro Runtime Extension
.XPTMozilla Firefox Component
.8BFPhotoshop Filter Plug-in
.AEXAfter Effects Plug-in
.APIAcrobat Plug-in
.PRMPremiere Plug-in
.8BFFilter Factory Image Filter
.8BAPhotoshop Plug-in
.ACCDUAccess Add-in File
.MODULEDrupal Module File
.VDFVirtualDub Video Filter
.SAFARIEXTZApple Safari Extension
.PLW32-bit Windows IDA Plugin Module
.VSTVST Audio Plug-in
.OXTApache OpenOffice Extension
.BUNDLEmacOS Loadable Bundle
.QTXQuickTime Extension
.FZIPFoxit Reader Add-on
.X32Adobe Xtra File
.APLPAudials Plug-in Package
.IADPAGEiAd Producer Plugin Page Template
.XLVMicrosoft Excel Visual Basic Module
.XLAMMicrosoft Excel Macro-Enabled Add-In
.XSIADDONSoftimage Add-on File
.HVPLiTunes Visual Plug-in File
.BKZBaKoMa TeX Installation Module
.PLUGINAdobe Photoshop Plug-in
.8LIPhotoshop Scripting Plug-in
.VST3VST 3 Audio Plug-in
.AIPAdobe Illustrator Plug-in
.MXADDONMaxthon Add-On File
.LNGAcrobat Language Plug-in
.SUBLIME-PACKAGESublime Text Package File
.AVXArcView Extension File
.WLLMicrosoft Word Add-in File
.NETFileMaker Networking Module
.TKOAMX Software Module File
.PLUGINMac OS X Plugin
.JSXBINBinary ExtendScript Script File
.RPMRealPlayer Plug-in
.BMI3ds Max Plug-in
.AGMODULEAdobe Lightroom Module
.MDIMPORTERMetadata Importer
.P6464-bit Windows IDA Plugin Module
.EPK2E-Prime 2.0 Package File
.S4DIXScratch for Discord Extension
.QLPLUGINQuickLook Plugin
.CMPHotDocs Clause Component File
.ACCDAAccess Add-in File
.RHPRhino Plug-in
.SEPLUGINAppleScript Editor Plug-in
.M3PMach3 Plugin File
.XLLMicrosoft Excel Add-in
.XMDBitdefender Plugin File
.PIMPro Tools Controller Plug-in Mappings File
.APDEclipse Plugin Descriptor File
.MXPAdobe Extension Package
.BRMBryce Plug-in File
.AAUIAcrobat User Interface File
.AIXMIT App Inventor Extension
.8BEPhotoDeluxe Plug-in
.FSBForm•Z Compiled Script
.MFXClickteam Fusion Extension
.FXTFinale Plug-in
.IBPLUGINInterface Builder Plug-in
.NBPNeoBook Plugin File
.APLACDSee Plugin File
.PPAMMicrosoft PowerPoint 2007 Add-In
.FWACTIONFreeway Action File
.8BYPhotoDeluxe Plug-in
.DLU3ds Max Utility Plug-in File
.MMIPMediaMonkey Installation Package
.PPAMicrosoft PowerPoint Add-in
.DPMPro Tools Plugin File
.ARXAutoCAD Runtime Extension File
.FMXFileMaker Plug-in
.VSLVisio Add-on
.COMPONENTMac OS X System Component
.MTXMadTracker 2 Extension
.MLLMaya Plug-in
.PFLPhotoFiltre Plugin
.KMMK-Meleon Macro Module
.8BSPhotoshop 5.0 Selection Plug-in
.EXTNorton Commander Extension
.SPESPSS Extension
.DBXAutoCAD Database Extension File
.APEAVS Plugin Effects File
.PLNAdobe InDesign Plug-in
.8BCPhotoshop 5.0 Plug-in
.ROCKRockbox Plug-in
.VDPLUGINVirtualDub Plugin File
.EBAPLUGINEBA Command Center Plug-in
.APEXTAudioPipes Extension
.OSAXAppleScript Scripting Addition
.8BLPhotoshop Plug-in
.MODECoda Syntax Mode File
.LRPLUGINAdobe Lightroom Classic Plug-in
.RPLIBAxure RP Widget Library File
.PLX6464-bit Linux IDA Plugin Module
.TMBUNDLETextMate Bundle File
.FWACTIONBFreeway Action Bundle File
.BBLMBBEdit Language Module
.BZPLUGAfterShot Pro Plugin Bundle
.ZPIDivX Connected Plug-in File
.RXTRetrospect Backup Extension
.ASEPRITE-EXTENSIONAseprite Extension
.NVDA-ADDONNVDA Add-On
.MLTBXMATLAB Toolbox Package
.FMPLUGINFileMaker Plug-in
.PLGSibelius Plug-in
.QTRQuickTime Extension Resource
.FLTGraphics Filter
.DFPFusion Plugin File
.Q1QLunarCell Photoshop Plug-in
.SPDSPSS Custom Dialog File
.INDESIGNPLUGINAdobe InDesign Plug-in
.XLAMicrosoft Excel Add-In File
.PPMODPapers Please Mod File
.T3XTYPO3 Compressed Extension
.FSMac OS X File System Plug-in
.ABAAvant Browser Add-on File
.XBAOpenOffice Basic Module File
.QARQlikView Extension
.Q2QFlexify Photoshop Plug-in
.FPIFoxit Reader Plugin
.IADSTYLEiAd Producer Plugin Style Template
.SUGAREspresso Plug-in
.PSETAdobe InDesign Plug-in Set File
.WBMWebmin Module
.CODAPLUGINCoda Plug-in
.ADDONCFS Console Add-on
.PLightWave Plug-in
.Q8RFlood Photoshop Plug-in
.M2PMaxthon 2 Browser Plugin File
.ZLBForm•Z Symbol Library File
.MOXMontax Imposer Template Document
.IADCOMPONENTiAd Producer Plugin Component File
.CCXClick & Create Extension
.XCODEPLUGINXcode Plug-in
.BROBryce Plug-in
.LRMODULEAdobe Lightroom Module
.PLX32-bit Linux IDA Plugin Module
.CSTGary Gadget Plug-in
.IDEPLUGINXcode IDE Plug-in
.QLGENERATORQuick Look Generator File
.CVTCanvas External Tool File
.Q9RGlitterato Photoshop Plug-In
.SO-ABICocoa AbiWord Plug-in
.QPXQuickTime Player Extension
.DVTPLUGINXcode DVT Plug-in
.LUACCompiled Lua Script
.ABIAbiWord Plug-in
.COLORPICKERColor Picker Plugin
.ATXAnimation Master Plugin File
.SA9Hue and Cry Photoshop Plug-in
.PBAOpenOffice.org Basic Protected Module File
.BRIBryce Plug-in File
.TBPAutodesk Topobase File
.Q5RMelancholytron Photoshop Plug-in
.XADDExpression Web Add-in
.IADCLASSiAd Producer Plugin Class Description File
.XNTQuarkXPress Extension File
.DMKITDrumaxx Drum Kit
.IADPLUGiAd Producer Plugin
.IADACTIONiAd Producer Plugin Action Template
.SYNTextPad Syntax File
.AFZPLUGAfterShot Pro Plugin Archive
.WOWSLWOW Slider
.ASEPRITE-DATAAseprite Theme Auxillary File
.XCPLUGINXcode Plug-in
.LRWEBENGINEAdobe Lightroom Web Gallery File
.RPIRender Plug-in
.REVLiveCode Plugin
.FZPForm•Z Plug-in
.COXClick & Create Extension
.MFWMobileFrame Workflow Pack File
.MATV-Ray Materials File
.MPE1MediaPortal 1 Extension
.WIEWordPress Widget Export File
.EXVAdobe Extension Script
.Q9SMr. Contrast Photoshop Plug-In
.Q7QIndia Ink Photoshop Plug-in
.ARPACKArtRage Package
.Q4QSolar Cell Photoshop Plug-in