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How to convert excel file into pdf?

Umesh Roy

Joined: Dec 11, 2007
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Your help in greatly appreciated..
Rob Spoor

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fred rosenberger
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what are your parameters? There are tons of third party software options that will generate .pdf files. you could google for some of those.

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Bobby Sharma
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Joined: Mar 18, 2008
Posts: 598

For convert excel to pdf,
you can check jxcell,a java spreadsheet component which can do most excel functions.

or itext are the two methods I'd suggest looking at

First play with excel and then convert it to pdf
by writing servlet/Jsp.

People posted a lot in Jsp section regarding 'how to create pdf'.

Also , you can take advantage of this thread :

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[ November 11, 2008: Message edited by: omi sharma ]

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Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
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+1 on what Fred said.

FOP will not help you, though - it works with XML and XSL-FO, not Excel files.
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