Plugin API

Plugin Types

This article will provide a detailed introduction to the development differences and use cases of the three different types of plugins.
The Eagle plugin system offers three different types of plugins, each with its own purpose and characteristics. You can choose different types of plugins based on your needs to implement the features you want, as shown in the table below:
Plugin Types
Use Cases
One-time use, such as: one-click cutout, compression, format conversion, export, import, etc.
Background running, such as: background synchronization, image analysis, etc.
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