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java & MS-word

Jack Daniel
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Joined: Jun 15, 2002
Posts: 163
Well, i have got a question..

I know that from a servlet you can get the response written to an MS-word document by writing

and then going from there..

BUT is it possible (any API present?), that I can write to an MS-word document from a simple java program (with a main(String ..) method)??

I know this sounds stupid ,.. but there is a need..

i have a web-faced app, which calls CL/cobol progs which i want to call a java program to do this... (not a servlet for some reason..)

Jack Daniel
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Joined: Jun 15, 2002
Posts: 163
Also, is there any Java MS-WORD API like iText (which is java PDF API)
Lin Feng
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Joined: Dec 11, 2002
Posts: 142
try Jakarta POI - Java API To Access Microsoft Format Files
I agree. Here's the link:
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