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1 Extension Manager support various types of extensions.
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3 = Generic =
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5 Those are the various states each type of extension can have inside XWiki.
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7 **[[Core]]**: readonly extension loaded by the application server (generlaly coming from the XWiki WAR or provided by the application server itself)
8 **Local**: all extensions that were downloaded at some point and kept in a special local folder of extenions
9 **Installed**: local extensions which are actually installed and usable in the XWiki instance
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11 = Typed =
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13 Those are typed extensions for which a special handler and related tools are provided to deal with the differences (how to actually install it, etc.).
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15 **JAR**: extensions associated with a Java JAR file
16 **[[XAR]]**: XWiki packages containing wiki pages
17 **[[WebJar]]**: Java JAR files but containing web resources (JS/CSS/Less)
18 **[[empty>>Empty]]**: extensions without any associated file
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20 == Contrib types ==
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22 * [[WHL and EGG>>Extension.Extension Repository Connector - Pypi]]
23 * [[NPM packages>>Extension.Extension Repository Connector - NPM]]

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