.ESL File Extension

Elder Scrolls Plugin Lite

General Information

Title ESL File Extension
Extension .esl
Full Form Elder Scrolls Plugin Lite
File Type Game Plugin File
Developer Bethesda Softworks
MIME Type application/octet-stream

File Function

Primary Function Add content
Additional Functions Modify game
Features Lightweight, Load order

File Characteristics

Quality Depends on content
Supports Layers N/A
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Game Modding Yes
Custom Content Yes
Game Enhancements Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Mod vulnerabilities
Best Practices Verified sources, Mod manager

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2011
Latest Version Depends on game version

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .esp, .esm

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition Paid Windows, PlayStation, Xbox
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Paid Windows, PlayStation, Xbox
Fallout 4 Paid Windows, PlayStation, Xbox