File Extension PLT

.PLT File

File extension: PLT
File type: Plot drawing


Notes about the PLT file extension:



Incorrect file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your PC system. As such it is highly recommended to scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other unfavourable system settings to identify slowdown issues.

The PLT file type is primarily associated with 'AutoCAD' by Autodesk, Inc.. AutoCAD HPGL Vector Graphic Plotter File

Detailed information for file extension PLT:


Primary association: AutoCAD
Company: Autodesk, Inc.
Program ID: AutoCADPlot , AutoCADLTPlot

Other applications associated with file type PLT:

  • Clipper (Ver. 5 Pre-linked Transfer File)
  • dnaLIMS (3700 Sample Sheet) by dnaToolsDNA sequencing software. Site requires a login. The Mime types used with this association are: application/plt.
  • Gerber Sign-making Software File Related links: ViewMate Free Gerber File Viewer, GC-Prevue Free Gerber File Viewer
  • HP Graphics LanguageHPGL, sometimes hyphenated as HP-GL, is the primary printer control language used by Hewlett-Packard plotters. This association is classified as Graphic. The Mime types used with this association are: application/vnd.hp-hpgl, vector/x-hpgl, vector/x-hpgl2, application/x-hpgl, image/hpgl, image/plt, image/x-plt. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 42 50 49 4E 50 53 , ASCII: BPINPS Related links: SwiftView, Wikipedia HPGL Page
  • Infinity Game Engine (Bitmap Graphic) by BioWare Corp. This association is classified as Game.
  • MicroStation (Driver Configuration for Plotting) by Bentley Systems, IncorporatedMicroStation is used by teams of architects, engineers, contractors and GIS professionals for work on buildings, civil engineering projects, power plants and geospatial information. This association is classified as CAD/CAM.
  • Organiser (Paper Layout Definition) by IBM(ver 1,2 maybe others) This was a Lotus product. Lotus was bought out by IBM. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 9A 9F AA 11
  • OziExplorer (Plot Track) by Des & Lorraine NewmanGPS Mapping Software which will work with Magellan, Garmin, Lowrance, Eagle, Brunton/Silva and MLR GPS receivers for the upload/download of waypoints, routes and tracks and most brand of GPS receivers for real time tracking of GPS position (Moving Map). The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 4F 7A 69 45 78 70 6C 6F 72 65 72 20 54 72 61 63 6B 20 50 6F 69 6E 74 20 46 69 6C 65 20 56 65 72 73 69 6F 6E 20 , ASCII: OziExplorer.Track.Point.File.Version.
  • Page Magic (Ver. 2.0 Paper Format)
  • Palette
  • PLATO (Risk Management Data) by Unisys This association is classified as Text.
  • Rhea-PV2D (PlotView-2D Plot)Rhea-PV2D is a 2D plotting tool. PV2D stands for PlotView-2D and is a complimentary tool to Rhea-Emulus (digitizer) and Hyperion-CADRazor (3D OpenGL tool). PV2D has been updated to support native PLT file formats and free text formats. This association is classified as Graphic. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 5B 53 45 43 54 49 4F 4E 20 48 45 41 44 45 52 5D 0D 0A , ASCII: [SECTION.HEADER]
  • Software Platform FileGeoworks Glue, EPOC
  • Windows Update
  • X-wing vs. Tie Fighter Pilot File

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Important: Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC. It is highly recommended that you scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other slowdown issues.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .PLT

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: AutoCADLTPlot, FileType: AutoCAD LT Plot

ProgramID: AutoCADPlot, FileType: AutoCAD Plot

ProgramID: CorelDRAW.Graphic.11, FileType: CorelDRAW 11.0 Graphic, AppName: CorelDRAW(R)
EXEFile: coreldrw.exe

ProgramID: pltile, AppName: PlayListAgent
EXEFile: PlayListAgent.exe

ProgramID: ACDSee.plt
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ACD Systems\ACDSee\5.0\ACDSee5.exe %1

ProgramID: PLT_UV
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Advanced Image Viewer and Converter\ImgViewer.exe %1

ProgramID: PLTEditor.Document
EXEFile: C:\NEVERW~1\NWN\_\JUSTIN~1\PLTEDI~1.EXE %1

ProgramID: WinPress
EXEFile: C:\arcgis\arcexe9x\bin\WinPress.exe %1

ProgramID: View Station Document
EXEFile: C:\View\Station\Image.exe %1

ProgramID: PLAYLIST
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Ulead Systems\Ulead DVD Player\DVDPlayer.exe %1

ProgramID: PLAYLIST
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Ulead Systems\Ulead DVD MovieFactory 3 Disc Creator Trial\DVDPlayer.exe %1

ProgramID: PLAYLIST
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\MovieFactory 3\DVDPlayer.exe %1

ProgramID: XnView.Image
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\XnView\xnview.exe %1

ProgramID: Setup PLT.Document
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\PLT\Setup PLT.exe -p %1

ProgramID: WinPress
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ArcGIS\arcexe9x\bin\WinPress.exe %1

ProgramID: CadStd
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Apperson\CadStd\cadstd.exe %1

ProgramID: PLAYLIST
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Ulead Systems\Ulead DVD Player Trial\DVDPlayer.exe

ProgramID: PSP7.Image
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Jasc Software Inc\Paint Shop Pro 7\psp.exe

ProgramID: PlotFlow File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ArchiCAD 6.5\PlotFlow\PlotFlow.exe

ProgramID: EMBIRD.File.plt
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\EMBIRD32\EMBIRD.EXE

ProgramID: application/vnd.hp-HPGL
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\SwiftView\sview.exe

ProgramID: PLAYLIST
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Ulead Systems\Ulead DVD MovieFactory 3 Suite\DVDPlayer.exe

ProgramID: DataFit.Plot
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\DataFit\datafit.exe

ProgramID: PLAYLIST
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Ulead Systems\Ulead DVD Player 2.0\DVDPlayer.exe


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