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