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