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Alternative to POI

ravuthakumar gopalakrishnan

Joined: Jun 09, 2003
Posts: 11
i want to generate excel, word and pdf report from my swing based application. i am thinking of using the apache's POI.

Can any one suggest me the alternative to POI?

i prefer to go for only open source.

Thanks for your time,

Lasse Koskela

Joined: Jan 23, 2002
Posts: 11962
iText can generate PDF and RTF. Not .doc and Excel, though.

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