File Extension Library


.PLN File Extension

  • Developer by: GRAPHISOFT
  • Category: CAD Files

What is an .PLN file?

.PLN file extension is created by GRAPHISOFT. .PLN has been classified as CAD Files.

.PLN is ArchiCAD Project File

Solo project file that contains a 3D model created with ArchiCAD architectural design software; used by architects to design building structures, interiors, exteriors, and landscapes; uses the Archicad Virtual Building technology to simulate the way a real building is constructed.

List of all softwares that can open the ArchiCAD Project File
Windows
Graphisoft ArchiCAD
Mac
Graphisoft ArchiCAD
File Type 2:

Flight Simulator Flight Plan

Developer by: Microsoft Category: Game Files Format: XML

Configuration file formatted in XML that stores a flight plan for Microsoft's Flight Simulator; specifies parameters to the Flight Planner including departure location, destination, route type, waypoints, cruising altitude, and other information.

PLN files are used by Flight Simulator version 2000 and later.

List of all softwares that can open the Flight Simulator Flight Plan
Windows
Microsoft Flight Simulator X Gold Edition
File Type 3:

Spaceman Planogram File

Developer by: ACNielsen Category: Data Files

Planogram created with ACNielsen Spaceman software; used for merchandising applications, such as retail store layouts; utilized by both retailers and suppliers to plan and analyze product placement.

PLN files can be created with Spaceman Stock Planner or Spaceman Merchandiser. They are saved in a text-based format that can be viewed with Spaceman Viewer.

File Type 4:

Adobe InDesign Plug-in

Developer by: Adobe Systems Category: Plugin Files

Plug-in file used by older versions of InDesign professional page layout software; adds extra features to the software, such as new styling and editing capabilities; used for third-party plugins.

List of all softwares that can open the Adobe InDesign Plug-in
Windows
Adobe InDesign CC 2019
Mac
Adobe InDesign CC 2019

How to Open .PLN file on different platforms

Open .PLN File on Windows

  • Right-click a .PLN
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .PLN file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .PLN files" Press "Ok"

Open .PLN File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .PLN file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .PLN File on Linux

Right click on the .PLN file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .PLN File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .PLN file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .PLN File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .PLN files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .PLN files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .PLN files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .PLN file format
  2. You need to check the .PLN file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)