Convert WORD to CSV via Java

On Premise Java API to convert WORD to CSV without using Microsoft® Word or Microsoft® Excel

 

Converting WORD to CSV via Aspose.Total for Java is a simple two step process. By using feature-rich, document manipulation and conversion API Aspose.Words for Java , you can export WORD to HTML. After that, by using Aspose.Cells for Java , you can convert HTML to CSV.

C++ API to Convert WORD to CSV

  1. Open WORD file using Document class
  2. Convert WORD to HTML by using Save method
  3. Load HTML document by using Workbook class
  4. Save the document to CSV format using Save method

Get Started with C++ File Automation APIs

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

Alternatively, you can get a ZIP file from downloads .

Remove Unused Information from a WORD Document via Java

Before converting WORD to CSV, you can remove unused information from WORD Document via Aspose.Words for Java . Sometimes you may need to remove unused or duplicate information to reduce the size of the output document and processing time. The CleanupOptions class allows you to specify options for document cleaning. To remove duplicate styles or just unused styles or lists from the document, you can use the Cleanup method. You can use the UnusedStyles and UnusedBuiltinStyles properties to detect and remove styles that are marked as “unused”.

Save CSV File to Stream via Java

After converting WORD to CSV, Aspose.Cells for Java enables you to save your document to stream. If you need to save files to a Stream then you should create a FileOutputStream object and then save the file to that Stream object by calling the save method of Workbook object.

Other Conversion Options

DOC TO XLSX (Open XML Workbook)
DOC TO XLSM (Macro-enabled Spreadsheet)
DOC TO XLT (Excel 97 - 2003 Template)
DOC TO SXC (StarOffice Calc Spreadsheet)
DOC TO XLS (Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet (Legacy))
DOC TO XLTM (Excel Macro-Enabled Template)
DOC TO FODS (OpenDocument Flat XML Spreadsheet)
DOC TO XLSB (Excel Binary Workbook)
DOC TO DIF (Data Interchange Format)
DOC TO XLTX (Excel Template)
DOC TO XLAM (Excel Macro-Enabled Add-In)
DOC TO TSV (Tab Seperated Values)
DOC TO ODS (OpenDocument Spreadsheet)

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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CSV What is CSV File Format?

Files with .csv (Comma Separated Values) extension represent plain text files that contain records of data with comma separated values. Each line in a CSV file is a new record from the set of records contained in the file. Such files are generated when data transfer is intended from one storage system to another. Since all applications can recognize records separated by comma, import of such data files to database is done very conveniently. Almost all spreadsheet applications such as Microsoft Excel or OpenOffice Calc can import CSV without much effort. Data imported from such files is arranged in cells of a spreadsheet for representation to user.

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