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convert Excel to XML format

fang eve

Joined: Jun 22, 2006
Posts: 26
I have an excel file, which i want to convert it to xml using JAVA. anyway to do it?

My concept:
The excel is uploaded and the values are inserted into database. I need to grab the header and the values, and generate out 1 xml file. eg

excel file format:
header1 header2 header3
rs1 rs2 rs3
rs4 rs5 rs6

i would like to store the value in Vector either this way [[header1,header2,header3],[rs1,rs2,rs3]] OR

my code is as follow

my desired xml format is

[ July 05, 2006: Message edited by: fang eve ]
[ July 05, 2006: Message edited by: fang eve ]
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 42959
Generating XML isn't very different from genertaing HTML, which you seem to have implemented already. The XML format you're looking for is column-oriented, not row-oriented like the code you posted, so you need to adapt your iteration logic to that.

I don't understand what you're trying to do with the database, or what storing values in a Vector has to do with generating XML.
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