The File Extensions Database

.8BY File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems
  • Category: Plugin Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .8BY file?

.8BY is PhotoDeluxe Plug-in

Adds extra features to Photoshop or PhotoDeluxe; belongs in Plug-ins folder within Photoshop or PhotoDeluxe folder.

NOTE: PhotoDeluxe was replaced by Photoshop Elements in 2002.

Programs that open PhotoDeluxe Plug-in
Adobe Photoshop CC 2019
Adobe PhotoDeluxe
Adobe Photoshop CC 2019
Adobe PhotoDeluxe

How to solve problems with 8BY files

  • Associate the 8BY file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any 8BY file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.8BY files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the 8BY file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .8BY is PhotoDeluxe Plug-in. Because only the current version supports the latest 8BY file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Adobe Systems manufacturer website after an available .8BY is PhotoDeluxe Plug-in update.
  • To make sure that your 8BY file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.