Convert XLSX to WORD via C++

Export Excel® XLSX to WORD within full-functional C++ applications

XLSX to WORD Conversion on C++

  1. Open XLSX file using IWorkbook member function of Factory class reference
  2. Convert XLSX to PDF and set SaveFormat to Pdf
  3. Load the converted PDF file using Document class reference
  4. Save the document to DOC format using Save member function and set Doc as SaveFormat

Get Started with C++ File Format APIs

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C++ Code for XLSX to WORD Conversion

// load the XLSX file using Factory::CreateIWorkbook
intrusive_ptr<Aspose::Cells::IWorkbook> wkb = Factory::CreateIWorkbook(u"sourceFile.xlsx");
// save XLSX as PDF
wkb->Save(u"pdfOutput.pdf", SaveFormat_Pdf);
// load the PDF file using Document class reference
auto doc = MakeObject<Document>(u"pdfOutput.pdf");
// save document in DOC format
doc->Save(u"convertedFile.doc", SaveFormat::Doc);

XLSX What is XLSX File Format?

XLSX is well-known format for Microsoft Excel documents that was introduced by Microsoft with the release of Microsoft Office 2007. Based on structure organized according to the Open Packaging Conventions as outlined in Part 2 of the OOXML standard ECMA-376, the new format is a zip package that contains a number of XML files. The underlying structure and files can be examined by simply unzipping the .xlsx file.

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DOC What is DOC File Format?

Files with .doc extension represent documents generated by Microsoft Word or other word processing documents in binary file format. The extension was initially used for plain text documentation on several different operating systems. It can contain several different types of data such as images, formatted as well as plain text, graphs, charts, embedded objects, links, pages, page formatting, print settings and a lot others.

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Other Conversion Options

XLSX TO PPTX (Open XML presentation Format)
XLSX TO DOCX (Office 2007+ Word Document)
XLSX TO DOC (Microsoft Word Binary Format)