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