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need help with excel

vv sreeram
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Joined: Aug 28, 2003
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hi,
Is there an API that i can use to convert EXcel spread sheets to XML files.
regards
Jeanne Boyarsky
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HSSF lets you read/write Excel into java. From there, you can write the data into XML.


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vv sreeram
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Joined: Aug 28, 2003
Posts: 16
hi,
Thank you for ur reply. I was wondering whether there was some sort of other API to do it directly. I could as well save the excel as a .cvs file and read it directly in java.
regards
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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