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