C# API to Render XPS to XLSB

Export XPS File to XLSB via C# without using Microsoft® Excel or Adobe® Acrobat Reader

 

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

.NET API to Convert XPS to XLSB

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

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

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Convert Protected XPS to XLSB via C#

If your XPS document is password protected, you cannot convert it to XLSB 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 XPS File to XLSB with Watermark via C#

While converting XPS file to XLSB, you can also add watermark to your output XLSB 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 XLSB with Watermark.

Other Conversion Options

XPS TO XLT (Excel 97 - 2003 Template)
XPS TO XLAM (Excel Macro-Enabled Add-In)
XPS TO XLTX (Excel Template)
XPS TO CSV (Comma Seperated Values)
XPS TO SXC (StarOffice Calc Spreadsheet)
XPS TO DIF (Data Interchange Format)
XPS TO XLSM (Macro-enabled Spreadsheet)
XPS TO XLTM (Excel Macro-Enabled Template)
XPS TO FODS (OpenDocument Flat XML Spreadsheet)
XPS TO MD (Markdown Language)
XPS TO TXT (Text Document)

XPS What is XPS File Format?

An XPS file represents page layout files that are based on XML Paper Specifications created by Microsoft. It was developed as a replacement of EMF file format and is similar to PDF file format, but uses XML in layout, appearance, and printing information of a document. It is, in fact, more justified to say that XPS is an attempt on PDF, but couldn’t get enough popularity as owned by PDF for many reasons. Microsoft provides XPS Document Writer by default from Windows 7 onwards for the creation of XPS files. XPS files can be generated by selecting the Microsoft XPS Document Writer as printer while printing the document.

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XLSB What is XLSB File Format?

XLSB file format specifies the Excel Binary File Format, which is a collection of records and structures that specify Excel workbook content. The content can include unstructured or semi-structured tables of numbers, text, or both numbers and text, formulas, external data connections, charts and images. Unlike XLSX (which is based on Open XML file format), the XLSB represents binary Excel workbook file. XLSB files can be read and written to faster which makes them useful for working with large files. XLSB is seldom used to store workbooks as XLSX (and previously XLS) are the most common user selected file formats for saving workbooks. It can be opened by Microsoft Office 2007 and above.

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