Export PDF to FODS via Java

Convert PDF file to FODS by using on premise Java API within any Java J2SE, J2EE, J2ME applications


By using Aspose.Total for Java you can integrate PDF to FODS conversion feature in your Java applications in two-step process. Firstly, by using Aspose.PDF for Java you can render PDF to XLSX. In the second step, you can convert XLSX to FODS by using Spreadsheet Programming API Aspose.Cells for Java .

Convert PDF File to FODS via Java

  1. Open PDF file using Document class
  2. Convert PDF to XLSX by using save method
  3. Load XLSX document by using Workbook class
  4. Save the document to FODS format using save method

Get Started with Java File Format APIs

You can easily use Aspose.Total for Java directly from a Maven based project and include Aspose.PDF for Java and Aspose.Cells for Java in your pom.xml.

Convert Protected PDF to FODS via Java

If your PDF document is password protected, you cannot convert it to FODS without the password. Using the API, you can first open the protected document using a valid password and convert it after it. In order to open the encrypted file, you can initialize a new instance of the Document class and pass filename and password as arguments.

Convert PDF File to FODS with Watermark via Java

While converting PDF file to FODS, you can also add watermark to your output FODS file format. In order to add a watermark, create a new Workbook to open the converted XLSX file. Select Worksheet via its index, create a Shape and use its addTextEffect function, set colors, transparency and more. After that you can save your XLSX document as FODS with Watermark.

Other Conversion Options

PDF TO SXC (StarOffice Calc Spreadsheet)
PDF TO XLSM (Macro-enabled Spreadsheet)
PDF TO XLSB (Excel Binary Workbook)
PDF TO XLAM (Excel Macro-Enabled Add-In)
PDF TO CSV (Comma Seperated Values)
PDF TO DIF (Data Interchange Format)
PDF TO XLT (Excel 97 - 2003 Template)
PDF TO TXT (Text Document)
PDF TO TSV (Tab Seperated Values)
PDF TO XLTM (Excel Macro-Enabled Template)
PDF TO XLTX (Excel Template)
PDF TO MD (Markdown Language)

PDF What is PDF File Format?

Portable Document Format (PDF) is a type of document created by Adobe back in 1990s. The purpose of this file format was to introduce a standard for representation of documents and other reference material in a format that is independent of application software, hardware as well as Operating System. PDF files can be opened in Adobe Acrobat Reader/Writer as well in most modern browsers like Chrome, Safari, Firefox via extensions/plug-ins. Most of the commercially available software suites also offer conversion of their documents to PDF file format without the requirement of any additional software component.

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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.

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