What is PLUGIN file?
The PLUGIN file extension is primarily used for Mac OS X plug-ins. It was created by Apple, in response to a need for an open standard that can be relied upon and followed. The file contains a description of the plug-in as well as any data needed to run the plug-in when it is loaded into Mac OS X.
PLUGIN Format details
|Full Name||Mac OS X Plug-in|
Tools that will help you view PLUGIN files
Sometimes you need to quickly preview the contents of a file with the PLUGIN extension. In such a situation, many people decide to find a tool that, according to its creators, can display the contents of the PLUGIN file and many other types of files (All in One Viewer).
Of course, there are such tools. However, it should be remembered that they may display the data contained in the PLUGIN file differently than the application dedicated to handling the PLUGIN file extension. When you cannot afford to have the data of the PLUGIN file displayed different from the original, you should use the applications developed to work with the PLUGIN file.
Below you will find a list of software programs that will help you with this. These software programs will help you view the content of the PLUGIN file, minimizing possible errors that may arise with other tools.
PLUGIN File Viewers
- Adobe Photoshop
- QuickTime Player
- Mozilla Firefox
- Adobe Soundbooth
- Safari for Microsoft Windows