--- a/src/plugin.c
+++ b/src/plugin.c
@@ -1333,7 +1333,9 @@
 
   switch (variable) {
     case NPPVpluginNameString:
-      *((char **) value) = "Xine Plugin";
+      /* mention various supported formats in case of Javascript checks
+       * which require specific strings */
+      *((char **) value) = "Xine Plugin (Windows Media / RealPlayer / QuickTime 7.99.99)";
       break;
     case NPPVpluginDescriptionString:
       *((char **) value) =