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