Convert OST to SVG using Python

OST to SVG conversion in your Python Applications without installing Microsoft Word® or Outlook.


Why to Convert OST to SVG?

For a Python developer, who is trying to add a OST to SVG conversion feature within application, it is important to understand why this conversion is necessary. OST (Offline Storage Table) is a file format used by Microsoft Outlook to store emails, contacts, tasks, calendar items, and other Outlook items on the local computer for offline use. SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) is an XML-based vector image format for two-dimensional graphics with support for interactivity and animation. Converting OST to SVG allows the user to view the contents of the OST file in a more user-friendly format.

How Aspose.Total Helps for OST to SVG Conversion?

Aspose.Total for Python via .NET API can help to automate the conversion process. It is a full package of various APIs dealing different formats including Email, Images and Microsoft Word formats. Aspose.Words for Python via .NET and Aspose.Email for Python via .NET APIs that are part of Aspose.Total for Python via .NET package makes this conversion easy using Python. It is a two step process, firstly load Email and render it into HTML via Aspose.Email for Python via .NET. Secondly load the converted HTML using Aspose.Words for Python via .NET and save it into respective Word SVG format. This process is simple and efficient and can be used to convert OST to SVG quickly and easily.

How to Convert OST to SVG in Python

  • Open the source OST file using MailMessage.load class
  • Call the save method while specifying output HTML file path and relevant HTML Save options as parameter. So your OST file is converted to HTML at the specified path
  • Now Load the saved HTML file using Document
  • Call the save method with relevant file path. So finally the OST is converted

Conversion Requirements

  • For OST to SVG conversion, Python 3.5 or later is required
  • Reference APIs within the project directly from PyPI ( Aspose.Words and Aspose.Email )
  • Or use the following pip command pip install aspose.words and pip install Aspose.Email-for-Python-via-NET
  • Moreover, Microsoft Windows or Linux based OS (see more for Words and Email ) and for Linux check additional requirements for gcc and libpython and follow step by step instructions INSTALL

Save OST To SVG in Python


Explore OST Conversion Options with Python

Convert OST to BMP (Bitmap Image File)
Convert OST to DOC (Microsoft Word Binary Format)
Convert OST to DOCM (Microsoft Word 2007 Marco File)
Convert OST to DOCX (Office 2007+ Word Document)
Convert OST to DOT (Microsoft Word Template Files)
Convert OST to DOTM (Microsoft Word 2007+ Template File)
Convert OST to DOTX (Microsoft Word Template File)
Convert OST to EMF (Enhanced Metafile Format)
Convert OST to EPUB (Open eBook File)
Convert OST to FLATOPC (Microsoft Word 2003 WordprocessingML)
Convert OST to GIF (Graphical Interchange Format)
Convert OST to IMAGE (Image Files)
Convert OST to JPEG (Joint Photographic Expert Group)
Convert OST to MD (Markdown Language)
Convert OST to ODT (OpenDocument Text File Format)
Convert OST to OST (Outlook Offline Storage Table)
Convert OST to OTT (OpenDocument Template)
Convert OST to PCL (Printer Command Language)
Convert OST to PDF (Portable Document Format)
Convert OST to PNG (Portable Network Graphic)
Convert OST to PS (PostScript File)
Convert OST to RTF (Rich Text Format)
Convert OST to TIFF (Tagged Image File Format)
Convert OST to WORD (WordProcessing File Formats)
Convert OST to WORDML (Microsoft Word 2003 WordprocessingML)
Convert OST to XPS (XML Paper Specifications)