Render TEX to ODT via .NET

.NET API to Export TEX to ODT on Windows, macOS, and Linux without using Microsoft Word

 

Aspose.Total for .NET is a powerful API to add document manipulation and conversion features inside your .NET application. By using advanced PDF Processing API Aspose.PDF for .NET , you can convert TEX file format to DOC. After that, by using powerful Document Processing API Aspose.Words for .NET , you can render DOC to ODT.

C# API to Convert TEX to ODT

  1. Open TEX file using Document class
  2. Convert TEX to Doc by using Save method
  3. Load Doc file by using Document class of Aspose.Words
  4. Save the document to ODT format using Save method and set Odt as SaveFormat

Get Started with .NET File Format APIs

Install from command line as nuget install Aspose.Total or via Package Manager Console of Visual Studio with Install-Package Aspose.Total.

Alternatively, get the offline MSI installer or DLLs in a ZIP file from downloads .

Document document = new Document("template.tex");
// save TEX as a DOC 
document.Save("DocOutput.doc", SaveFormat.Doc); 
// load Doc with an instance of Document
var outputDocument = new Aspose.Words.Document("DocOutput.doc");
// call save method while passing SaveFormat.Odt
outputDocument.Save("output.odt", SaveFormat.Odt);   

Decrypt TEX File using Owner Password via .NET

Before converting TEX to ODT, if you want to decrypt your document you can do it by using the API. In order to decrypt the PDF file, you first need to create a Document object and open the TEX using the owner’s password. After that, you need to call Decrypt method of the Document object. Finally, save the updated file using Save method of the Document object.

Document document = new Document("Decrypt.tex", "password");
// decrypt TEX
document.Decrypt();
// save the decrypted document as doc 
document.Save("Decrypt_out.doc");

Create ReadOnly ODT- File via .NET

In order to protect your ODT from editing and to prevent other people from editing sensitive and confidential information in your document, you can also set the protection of the document using the API. You can limit the ability to edit a document and only allow certain actions with it. This can be done using Aspose.Words for .NET API. It enables you to control the way you restrict the content using the ProtectionType enumeration parameter. You can set your document to read-only by using the following lines of code.

Document document = new Document("input.doc");
// apply document protection and set protection password
doc.Protect(ProtectionType.ReadOnly, "password");
// call save method while passing SaveFormat.Odt
document.Save("output.odt", SaveFormat.Odt);    

Other Conversion Options

TEX TO MHTML (Web Page Archive Format)
TEX TO PS (PostScript File)
TEX TO DOTM (Microsoft Word 2007+ Template File)
TEX TO WORDML (Microsoft Word 2003 WordprocessingML)
TEX TO RTF (Rich Text Format)
TEX TO OTT (OpenDocument Standard Format)
TEX TO DOCM (Microsoft Word 2007 Marco File)
TEX TO DOTX (Microsoft Word Template File )
TEX TO PCL (Printer Command Language Document)

TEX What is TEX File Format?

TeX is a language that comprises of programming as well as mark-up features, used to typeset documents. Donald Knuth from Stanford University, is the creator of this resourceful typesetting system. Across the world, TeX is the ultimate choice of authors and publishers to produce high quality technical documents. TeX performs an outstanding job of formatting complex mathematical expressions. In conjunction with a high-quality phototypesetter, TeX competes the results generated by the best traditional typesetting systems. Therefore regarded as the classiest digital typographical systems.

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ODT What is ODT File Format?

ODT files are type of documents created with word processing applications that are based on OpenDocument Text File format. These are created with word processor applications such as free OpenOffice Writer and can hold content such as text, images, objects and styles. The ODT file is to Writer word processor what the DOCX is to Microsoft Word. Several applications including Google Docs and Google’s web-based word processor included with Google Drive can open the ODT files for editing. Microsoft Word can also open ODT files and save it in to other formats such as DOC and DOCX.

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