What is a .DVTPLUGIN File And How To Open It – Apple (Easy Guide)


Have you came across a file with the .dvtplugin extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .dvtplugin file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .DVTPLUGIN file?

The .DVTPLUGIN file extension stands for Xcode DVT Plug-in. This file extension belongs to the developer Apple. The file is a plugin related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .dvtplugin file on 1 platform.

How to open a .DVTPLUGIN file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .DVTPLUGIN file on various operating systems.

How to open a .DVTPLUGIN file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .dvtplugin file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Apple Xcode software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is Apple Xcode.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .DVTPLUGIN file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Apple Xcode software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .DVTPLUGIN file?

If you cannot open the .DVTPLUGIN file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .DVTPLUGIN file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .dvx – DivX, .dw – David Whittaker Audio File, .dwa – DWA coder, .dwc – Emulex, .dwd – Davka Corporation. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .DVTPLUGIN file with the Apple Xcode program on Mac.