Convert EXCEL to XLS via Python
Export Excel spreadsheets to XLS format using Python APIs.
Convert EXCEL to XLS Using PythonHow to convert EXCEL to XLS? With Aspose.Cells for Python library, you can easily convert EXCEL to XLS programmatically with a few lines of code. Aspose.Cells for Python is capable of building cross-platform applications with the ability to generate, modify, convert, render and print all Excel files. Python Excel API not only convert between spreadsheet formats, it can also render Excel files as images, PDF, HTML, ODS, CSV, SVG, JSON, WORD, PPT and more, thus making it a perfect choice to exchange documents in industry-standard formats.
Save EXCEL to XLS in Python Online for Free
The following example demonstrates how to convert EXCEL to XLS in Python.
Follow the easy steps to convert EXCEL to XLS. Upload your EXCEL file, then simply save it as XLS file. For both EXCEL reading and XLS writing you can use fully qualified filenames. The output XLS content and formatting will be identical to the original EXCEL document.
import jpype import asposecells jpype.startJVM() from asposecells.api import Workbook workbook = Workbook("Input.xlsx") workbook.save("Output.pdf") jpype.shutdownJVM()
How to Convert EXCEL to XLS via Python
Python developers can easily load & convert EXCEL to XLS in just a few lines of code.
- Load EXCEL file with an instance of Workbook
- Convert EXCEL to XLS by calling Workbook.save method
Python library to convert EXCEL to XLS
There are three options to install “Aspose.Cells for Python via Java” onto your system. Please choose one that resembles your needs and follow the step-by-step instructions:
- Install Aspose.Cells for Python via Java in Windows. See Documentation
- Install Aspose.Cells for Python via Java in Linux. See Documentation
- Install Aspose.Cells for Python via Java in macOS. See Documentation
Aspose.Cells for Python is platform-independent API and can be used on any platform (Windows, Linux and MacOS), just make sure that system have Java 1.8 or higher, Python 3.5 or higher.
- Install Java and add it to PATH environment variable, for example:
- Install Aspose.Cells for Python from pypi, use command as:
$ pip install aspose-cells.
Other Supported Conversions
You can also convert EXCEL to many other file formats including few listed below.