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
.ASIGrand Theft Auto Mod Library
.TGPTerragen Plugin
.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
.XPICross-platform Installer Package
.VSIXVisual Studio Extension
.VSTVST Audio Plugin
.ZXPExtension Manager Package
.FLTAdobe Audition Filter
.VBOX-EXTPACKOracle VM VirtualBox Extension Pack
.TPIEDIUS Plugin File
.INXInkscape Extension Descriptor File
.EAZArcGIS Explorer Add-in File
.DLRfinalRender Plugin
.DLO3ds Max Plug-in
.SPARCSkype Plugin Archive
.ALPAbleton Live Pack File
.8BI8Photoshop Plug-in
.RWPLUGINRapidWeaver Plugin
.MDECompiled Access Add-in File
.MDAAccess Add-in
.8BIPhotoshop Plug-in
.8BEPhotoDeluxe Plug-in
.8BXPhotoDeluxe Plug-in
.NYAudacity Nyquist Plug-in
.ASSETPROJCamtasia Studio Asset Information File
.SKYPECHATSTYLEChat Style File
.AAXPLUGINAvid Audio eXtension Plugin File
.XLVMicrosoft Excel Visual Basic Module
.OEXOpera Extension
.NBMNetBeans Module
.8LIPhotoshop Scripting Plug-in
.PLW32-bit Windows IDA Plugin Module
.8BFPhotoshop Filter Plug-in
.FB2K-COMPONENTFoobar2000 Component Install File
.8BAPhotoshop Plug-in
.APIAcrobat Plug-in
.PRMPremiere Plug-in
.AEXAfter Effects Plug-in
.XPTMozilla Firefox Component
.AVXArcView Extension File
.8BFFilter Factory Image Filter
.RPMRealPlayer Plug-in
.VDFVirtualDub Video Filter
.FZIPFoxit Reader Add-on
.APLPAudials Plug-in Package
.XLAMMicrosoft Excel Macro-Enabled Add-In
.MLLMaya Plugin
.PLUGINAdobe Photoshop Plug-in
.AXDirectShow Filter
.BUNDLEMac OS X Application Bundle
.X32Adobe Xtra File
.SUBLIME-PACKAGESublime Text Package File
.CMPHotDocs Clause Component File
.T3XTYPO3 Compressed Extension
.MDEArchiCAD Educational Version Module File
.XSIADDONSoftimage Add-on File
.BLUFileMaker Pro Runtime Extension
.IADPAGEiAd Producer Plugin Page Template
.MODULEDrupal Module File
.NETFileMaker Networking Module
.SAFARIEXTZApple Safari Extension Package
.APDEclipse Plugin Descriptor File
.MXADDONMaxthon Add-On File
.8BYPhotoDeluxe Plug-in
.LNGAcrobat Language Plug-in
.WLLMicrosoft Word Add-in File
.QTXQuickTime Extension
.FSBForm•Z Compiled Script
.TKOAMX Software Module File
.AIPAdobe Illustrator Plug-in
.INFODrupal Module Information File
.PLUGINMac OS X Plugin
.QLPLUGINQuickLook Plugin
.BKZBaKoMa TeX Installation Module
.HVPLiTunes Visual Plug-in File
.P6464-bit Windows IDA Plugin Module
.AGMODULEAdobe Lightroom Module
.SEPLUGINAppleScript Editor Plug-in
.RHPRhino Plug-in
.ACCDAAccess Add-in File
.INDESIGNPLUGINAdobe InDesign Plug-in
.BMI3ds Max Plug-in
.MDIMPORTERMetadata Importer
.DPMPro Tools Plugin 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
.PPAMicrosoft PowerPoint Add-in
.AAUIAcrobat User Interface File
.FXTFinale Plug-in
.IBPLUGINInterface Builder Plug-in
.ACCDUAccess Add-in File
.PPAMMicrosoft PowerPoint 2007 Add-In
.APLACDSee Plugin File
.DLU3ds Max Utility Plug-in File
.FWACTIONFreeway Action File
.NBPNeoBook Plugin File
.ARXAutoCAD Runtime Extension File
.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
.OXTApache OpenOffice Extension
.SPESPSS Extension
.VST3VST 3 Audio Plugin
.MFXMultimedia Fusion Extension
.Q1QLunarCell Photoshop Plug-in
.FLTImage Filter
.XNTQuarkXPress Extension File
.MODECoda Syntax Mode File
.8BCPhotoshop 5.0 Plug-in
.QTRQuickTime Extension Resource
.XLAMicrosoft Excel Add-In File
.ROCKRockbox Plug-in
.LRPLUGINAdobe Lightroom Plug-in
.MMIPMediaMonkey Installation Package
.RPLIBAxure RP Widget Library File
.PLX6464-bit Linux IDA Plugin Module
.FWACTIONBFreeway Action Bundle File
.VDPLUGINVirtualDub Plugin File
.BZPLUGAfterShot Pro Plugin Bundle
.DFPFusion Plugin File
.BRMBryce Plug-in File
.EBAPLUGINEBA Command Center Plug-in
.ZPIDivX Connected Plug-in File
.APEAVS Plugin Effects File
.FMPLUGINFileMaker Plug-in
.PLNAdobe InDesign Plug-in
.PLGSibelius Plug-in
.BBLMBBEdit Language Module
.XCODEPLUGINXcode Plug-in
.PSETAdobe InDesign Plug-in Set File
.TMBUNDLETextMate Bundle File
.OSAXAppleScript Scripting Addition
.8BLPhotoshop Plug-in
.Q9RGlitterato Photoshop Plug-In
.RXTRetrospect Backup Extension
.SPDSPSS Custom Dialog File
.PPMODPapers Please Mod File
.FSMac OS X File System Plug-in
.XBAOpenOffice Basic Module File
.ABAAvant Browser Add-on File
.FPIFoxit Reader Plugin
.VSLVisio Add-on
.IADSTYLEiAd Producer Plugin Style Template
.ADDONCFS Console Add-on File
.Q2QFlexify Photoshop Plug-in
.WBMWebmin Module
.CODAPLUGINCoda Plug-in
.ZLBForm•Z Symbol Library File
.CSTGary Gadget Plug-in
.M2PMaxthon 2 Browser Plugin File
.Q8RFlood Photoshop Plug-in
.BROBryce Plug-in
.LRMODULEAdobe Lightroom Module
.IADCOMPONENTiAd Producer Plugin Component File
.MOXMontax Imposer Template Document
.CCXClick & Create Extension
.IDEPLUGINXcode IDE Plug-in
.QLGENERATORQuick Look Generator File
.CVTCanvas External Tool File
.SO-ABICocoa AbiWord Plug-in
.QARQlikView Extension
.DVTPLUGINXcode DVT Plug-in
.ABIAbiWord Plug-in
.PLightWave Plug-in
.Q5RMelancholytron Photoshop Plug-in
.AFZPLUGAfterShot Pro Plugin Archive
.EPK2E-Prime 2.0 Package File
.IADACTIONiAd Producer Plugin Action Template
.XADDExpression Web Add-in
.COLORPICKERColor Picker Plugin
.BRIBryce Plug-in File
.IADCLASSiAd Producer Plugin Class Description File
.PBAOpenOffice.org Basic Protected Module File
.MFWMobileFrame Workflow Pack File
.TBPAutodesk Topobase File
.FFTAdobe Audition Noise Print File
.FZPForm•Z Plug-in
.LRWEBENGINEAdobe Lightroom Web Gallery File
.SYNTextPad Syntax File
.WOWSLWOW Slider
.XCPLUGINXcode Plug-in
.IADPLUGiAd Producer Plugin
.ATXAnimation Master Plugin 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
.SA9Hue and Cry Photoshop Plug-in
.QPXQuickTime Player Extension
.Q9SMr. Contrast Photoshop Plug-In
.Q4QSolar Cell Photoshop Plug-in
.ARPACKArtRage Package
.Q7QIndia Ink Photoshop Plug-in