Convert SPREADSHEETML to FODS via C#
Export Excel spreadsheets to FODS format on .NET Framework, .NET Core, Mono or Xamarin Platforms.
How to Convert SPREADSHEETML to FODS Using C#
In order to convert SPREADSHEETML to FODS, we will use Aspose.Cells for .NET API which is a feature-rich, powerful and easy to use document manipulation and conversion API for C# platform. Open NuGet package manager, search for Aspose.Cells and install. You may also use the following command from the Package Manager Console.
Package Manager Console Command
PM> Install-Package Aspose.Cells
Steps to Convert SPREADSHEETML to FODS via C#
.NET developers can easily load & convert SPREADSHEETML files to FODS in just a few lines of code.
- Load SPREADSHEETML file with an instance of Workbook
- Call the Workbook.Save method
- Pass output path with FODS extension as parameter
- Check specified path for resultant FODS file
Before running the .NET conversion example code, make sure that you have the following prerequisites.
- Microsoft Windows or a compatible OS with .NET, .NET Core, Mono or Xamarin Platforms..
- Development environment like Microsoft Visual Studio.
- Add reference to the Aspose.Cells for .NET DLL in your project.
SPREADSHEETML What is SPREADSHEETML File Format
XML stands for Extensible Markup Language that is similar to HTML but different in using tags for defining objects. The whole idea behind creation of XML file format was to store and transport data without being dependent on software or hardware tools. Its popularity is due to it being both human as well as machine readable. This enables it to create common data protocols in the form of objects to be stored and shared over network such as World Wide Web (WWW). The "X" in XML is for extensible which implies that the language can be extended to any number of symbols as per user requirements. It is for these features that many standard file formats make use of it such as Microsoft Open XML, LibreOffice OpenDocument, XHTML and SVG.Read More
FODS What is FODS File Format
A file with .fods extension is a type of OpenDocument Spreadsheet document format that stores data in rows and columns. The format is specified as part of ODF 1.2 specifications published and maintained by OASIS. FODS files cannot be opened with Excel, another Spreadsheet software application by Microsoft. FODS files can be saved as ODS using LibreOffice and can be converted to other formats such as XLS and XLSX.Read More
Other Supported Conversions
You can also convert SPREADSHEETML into many other file formats including few listed below.