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  1. Some of the main reasons include

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  2. can be traced back as far as the mid 1970s, when the EDT text editor running on the Unisys VS/9 operating system using the Univac 90/60 series mainframe computer, provided the ability to run a program from the editor and to allow such program to acce

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  3. a computer program that interacts with a host application (a web browser or an email client, for example) to provide a certain, usually very specific, function "on demand"

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  4. addin, add-in, addon, add-on, snap-in or snapin ; but see extension

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  5. Applications support plugins for many reasons

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