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