C# API to Render TEX to ODS

Export TEX File to ODS via C# without using Microsoft® Excel or Adobe® Acrobat Reader

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Using Aspose.Total for .NET you can easily convert TEX file to ODS within any .NET, C#, ASP.NET and VB.NET applications. Firstly, by using Aspose.PDF for .NET , you can export TEX to XLSX. After that, by using Aspose.Cells for .NET Spreadsheet Programming API, you can convert XLSX to ODS.

.NET API to Convert TEX to ODS

  1. Open TEX file using Document class
  2. Convert TEX to XLSX by using Save method
  3. Load XLSX document by using Workbook class
  4. Save the document to ODS format using Save method and set Ods as SaveFormat

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Convert Protected TEX to ODS via C#

If your TEX document is password protected, you cannot convert it to ODS 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 the filename and password as arguments.

Convert TEX File to ODS with Watermark via C#

While converting TEX file to ODS, you can also add watermark to your output ODS file format. In order to add a watermark, you can create a new Workbook object and open the converted XLSX document, select Worksheet via its index, create a Shape and use its AddTextEffect function. After that you can save your XLSX document as ODS with Watermark.

Explore TEX Conversion Options with .NET

Convert TEX to DOCM (Microsoft Word 2007 Marco File)
Convert TEX to DOT (Microsoft Word Template Files)
Convert TEX to DOTM (Microsoft Word 2007+ Template File)
Convert TEX to DOTX (Microsoft Word Template File)
Convert TEX to FLATOPC (Microsoft Word 2003 WordprocessingML)
Convert TEX to GIF (Graphical Interchange Format)
Convert TEX to MARKDOWN (Lightweight Markup Language)
Convert TEX to ODT (OpenDocument Text File Format)
Convert TEX to OTT (OpenDocument Template)
Convert TEX to PCL (Printer Command Language)
Convert TEX to PS (PostScript File)
Convert TEX to RTF (Rich Text Format)
Convert TEX to WORDML (Microsoft Word 2003 WordprocessingML)
Convert TEX to XAMLFLOW (Microsoft's Power Automate)
Convert TEX to APNG (Animated Portable Network Graphics)
Convert TEX to CSV (Comma Seperated Values)
Convert TEX to DICOM (Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine)
Convert TEX to DIF (Data Interchange Format)
Convert TEX to DXF (Autodesk Drawing Exchange Format)
Convert TEX to EMZ (Windows Compressed Enhanced Metafile)
Convert TEX to EXCEL (Spreadsheet File Formats)
Convert TEX to FODS (OpenDocument Flat XML Spreadsheet)
Convert TEX to IMAGE (Image Files)
Convert TEX to JPEG2000 (J2K Image Format)
Convert TEX to MD (Markdown Language)
Convert TEX to PSD (Photoshop Document)
Convert TEX to SVGZ (Compressed Scalable Vector Graphics)
Convert TEX to SXC (StarOffice Calc Spreadsheet)
Convert TEX to TGA (Truevision Graphics Adapter)
Convert TEX to TSV (Tab-separated Values)
Convert TEX to TXT (Text Document)
Convert TEX to WMF (Windows Metafile)
Convert TEX to WMZ (Compressed Windows Metafile)
Convert TEX to XLAM (Excel Macro-Enabled Add-In)
Convert TEX to XLSB (Excel Binary Workbook)
Convert TEX to XLSM (Macro-enabled Spreadsheet)
Convert TEX to XLT (Excel 97 - 2003 Template)
Convert TEX to XLTM (Excel Macro-Enabled Template)
Convert TEX to XLTX (Excel Template)

What is TEX File Format?

The TeX file format is a typesetting system developed by Donald Knuth in the late 1970s. It is widely used in academia, particularly in the fields of mathematics, physics, and computer science, for creating professional-looking documents with complex mathematical formulas and symbols. TeX files are plain text files that contain a mixture of text and formatting commands.

TeX provides a powerful and flexible way to produce high-quality documents. It allows precise control over the layout and formatting of the document, including fonts, spacing, line breaks, page breaks, and mathematical equations. TeX uses a macro language that enables users to define their own commands and create custom styles and templates.

TeX files are typically processed by a TeX engine, such as pdfTeX or XeTeX, which reads the input file, interprets the formatting commands, and generates a typeset document in a variety of output formats, such as PDF, DVI, or PostScript. The typesetting process involves multiple passes, where the engine analyzes the document, resolves cross-references, and adjusts the layout to ensure optimal spacing and line breaks.

TeX is known for its exceptional typesetting quality and its ability to handle complex mathematical notation. It is widely used in academic publications, research papers, books, and technical documentation. The TeX format supports various extensions, such as LaTeX, which provides higher-level commands and document classes for easier document authoring.

What is ODS File Format?

The OpenDocument Spreadsheet (ODS) format is specifically designed for storing spreadsheet data and is commonly used by open source office suites like Apache OpenOffice and LibreOffice. ODS files utilize the OpenDocument XML format and are identified by the .ods file extension.

In an ODS file, data can be organized and stored within cells, allowing for efficient tabular representation. Cells can be formatted using various styles to enhance the visual appearance and readability. Additionally, ODS files can incorporate charts and other graphical elements to present data in a visually appealing manner.

One notable advantage of ODS files is their smaller file size compared to similar spreadsheet formats such as Microsoft Excel’s .xlsx format. This compactness facilitates easier file sharing, as smaller files are quicker to transfer and require less storage space.

ODS files offer compatibility and interoperability across multiple office suites and spreadsheet applications. They can be opened and edited in various software programs, ensuring flexibility in working with spreadsheet data. Furthermore, many applications support exporting data to the ODS format, enabling seamless data exchange between different software platforms.

The ODS format’s open nature and widespread support make it a practical choice for sharing and collaborating on spreadsheet data, promoting data portability and facilitating efficient workflows across different software applications.