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how to generate excel report from servlet

Raghuveer Rawat
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I want to generate excel report from servlet/jsp.
if someone has done this before will pass this information to me.
Thanking you

Raghuveer Rawat<br />SCJP2
Jeanne Boyarsky
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You can output a tab delimitted text string to produce a basic Excel report. If you want to do anything more complicated, you need to use a framework such as Apache's POI

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An alternative to POI is Java Excel API, which is an open source API for reading and writing Excel files. For basic operations you probably can't go wrong with either one.
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By changing the content type any HTML table will become a spreadsheet.

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