Convert SVG to XML via Java

SVG to XML Java conversion. Programmers can use this example code to export SVG to XML within any Web or Desktop Java-based Application.

Convert SVG to XML in Java

How to convert SVG to XML? You can easily convert programmatically a document from SVG to XML format with a modern document-processing Java API. Use just a few lines of Java code to convert files with high quality. The Aspose.PDF library will allow any developer to efficiently solve the tasks of converting SVG to XML using Java.

For a more detailed description of the code snippet and other possible conversion formats, see the Documentation pages. Also, you can check the other conversions of formats, which are supported by our library.

In order to convert SVG to XML, we’ll use Aspose.PDF for Java API which is a feature-rich, powerful, and easy-to-use conversion API for Java platform. You can download its latest version directly from Maven and install it within your Maven-based project by adding the following configurations to the pom.xml. Check the details of Installing the Library on the Documentation pages.


    <name>Aspose Java AP</name>


<version>version of aspose-pdf API</version>

How to Convert SVG to XML

Java developers can easily load & convert SVG files to XML in just a few lines of code.

  1. Initialize a new Document
  2. Call the Document.Save method while passing the output file path & SaveFormat.Xml as parameters
  3. Save the output XML file

System Requirements

Aspose.PDF for Java is supported on all major operating systems. Just make sure that you have the following prerequisites.

  • Microsoft Windows or a compatible OS with Java Runtime Environment for JSP/JSF Application and Desktop Applications.
  • Development environment like Eclipse or IntelliJ IDEA.
  • Aspose.PDF for Java library referenced in your project.

Here is an example that demonstrates how to convert SVG to XML in Java. You can follow these easy steps to convert your SVG file to XML format. First, upload your SVG file and then simply save it as a XML file. You can use fully qualified filenames for both SVG reading and XML writing. The output XML content and formatting will be identical to the original SVG document.

Example: Convert SVG to XML via Java

This sample code shows SVG to XML Java Conversion

Input file:

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Output format:


Output file:

        public static void ConvertSVGtoXML()
            // load SVG with an instance of Document
            Document document = new Document("template.svg", new SvgLoadOptions());

            // save document in XLS format
  "output.xml", Aspose.Pdf.SaveFormat.Xml);

Convert SVG to XML using Java library

Aspose.PDF for Java API is a library that enables developers to add PDF processing capabilities to their applications. It can be used to build any type of 32-bit and 64-bit applications to generate or read, convert and manipulate PDF files without the use of Adobe Acrobat. Aspose.PDF for Java allows developers to insert tables, graphs, images, hyperlinks, custom fonts - and more - into PDF documents. Moreover, it is also possible to compress PDF. Aspose.PDF for Java provides excellent security features to develop secure PDF files.

You can find more information about Aspose.PDF for Java API on documentation and examples on how to use API. Some of the key features of Aspose.PDF for Java API include support for various file formats including HTML, XFA, TXT, PCL, XML, XPS and image file formats, support for various PDF versions, and extensive hyperlink functionality.