.vst

File Type 1 Targa Bitmap Image IconTarga Bitmap Image
File Format Standard
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ☆ ☆  Uncommon
Description

Raster image based on the Targa Truevision format; can store data up to 32 bits per pixel, with 24 bits for the RGB information and 8 bits for the alpha channel; may also incorporate lossless RLE compression to reduce the file size.

Targa image files most often use the .TGA file extension.

Open With
Windows

IconAdobe Photoshop

IconAdobe Photoshop Elements for Windows

IconAdobe Illustrator

macOS

IconAdobe Photoshop

IconAdobe Photoshop Elements for Mac

IconAdobe Illustrator

Updated 2007
File Type 2 VST Audio Plugin IconVST Audio Plugin
File Format Standard (developed by Steinberg)
Usage Open manually; may be referenced by an application
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Description

File or folder containing a VST (Virtual Studio Technology) plugin; used for creating or modeling audio effects; typically used by digital audio programs to modify recorded sounds.

Open With
Windows

IconSteinberg Cubase

IconAudacity with VST Enabler

IconImage-Line FL Studio

macOS

IconSteinberg Cubase

IconAudacity with VST Enabler

Unix

IconAudacity with VST Enabler

Updated 2007
File Type 3 Visio Drawing Template IconVisio Drawing Template
File Format Proprietary (Microsoft)
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

Template for creating a new drawing with Microsoft Visio; used for building flowcharts and other organizational drawings.

Open With
Windows

IconMicrosoft Visio

macOS

IconThe Omni Group OmniGraffle

Updated December 18, 2006
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