The File Extensions Database

.SO-ABI File Extension

  • Developer by: AbiSource
  • Category: Plugin Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .SO-ABI file?

.SO-ABI is Cocoa AbiWord Plug-in

Plug-in file used by the Mac OS X version of AbiWord, an open source, cross-platform word processor; contains functionality that extends the program's functionality; may include support for new file formats or other features.

NOTE: "Cocoa" is Apple's API for the Mac OS X operating system.

Programs that open Cocoa AbiWord Plug-in
AbiSource AbiWord
AbiSource AbiWord
AbiSource AbiWord

How to solve problems with SO-ABI files

  • Associate the SO-ABI file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any SO-ABI file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.SO-ABI files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the SO-ABI 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 .SO-ABI is Cocoa AbiWord Plug-in. Because only the current version supports the latest SO-ABI file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the AbiSource manufacturer website after an available .SO-ABI is Cocoa AbiWord Plug-in update.
  • To make sure that your SO-ABI file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.