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Regarding tabular data from .doc file
Joined: Mar 28, 2008
Mar 28, 2008 06:55:00
can any please help how to pick the tabular data from a .
Joined: Feb 26, 2001
Mar 28, 2008 20:24:00
You should look into the Apache POI project:
specifically the section for their Java Word document format implementation:
Hope this helps.
- Chris Stehno, SCPJ
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
Mar 29, 2008 07:42:00
You might be able to use Open Office to convert the DOC file to a more easily parsed .RTF or HTML format.
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Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Mar 29, 2008 08:56:00
Welcome to JavaRanch.
The POI library is nowhere near being able to read table data from DOC files. Go with Bill's suggestion and look into the OO Java API; it has a steep learning curve, though.
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