Convert WORDML to FODS via Python or Online App

WORDML to FODS conversion in your Python applications without installing Microsoft Word® or Excel

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Why to Convert

As a Python developer, you may need to add a feature to your application that allows users to convert WORDML to FODS. This is because FODS is a file format used by OpenOffice and LibreOffice, and is a popular choice for users who need to work with documents in an open source environment.

How Aspose.Total Helps for WordML to FODS Conversion

Aspose.Total for Python via .NET API is a full package of various APIs dealing different formats. It can help to automate the conversion process from WORDML to FODS. The process is mainly in two steps. Firstly, use Aspose.Words for Python via .NET API to convert WORDML file to HTML. After that, use Excel Python API Aspose.Cells for Python via .NET to save the created HTML into the desired Microsoft Excel format. This way, you can easily convert WORDML to FODS with the help of Aspose.Total for Python via .NET API.

How to Convert WORDML to FODS in Python

  • Step 1 Open the source WORDML file using Document class
  • Save WORDML file to HTML by using Save method by providing the file name and desired directory path
  • Step 2 Load HTML file with an instance of Workbook class with file and LoadOptions as parameters
  • Call the save method while specifying output FODS file path. So your WORDML file is converted to FODS at the specified path

Conversion Requirements

  • For WORDML to FODS conversion, Python 3.5 or later is required
  • Reference APIs within the project directly from PyPI ( Aspose.Words and Aspose.Cells )
  • Or use the following pip commands pip install aspose.words and pip install aspose-cells-python
  • Moreover, Microsoft Windows or Linux based OS (see more for Words and Cells ) and for Linux check additional requirements for gcc and libpython and follow step by step instructions
 

Save WORDML To HTML in Python - Step 1

 
 

Save HTML To FODS in Python - Step 2

 

Free Online Converter for WORDML to FODS

FAQ

  • How can I convert WORDML to FODS Online?
    Above, you'll find an integrated online app for WORDML conversion. To get started, simply add your WORDML file by dragging and dropping it into the designated white area, or by clicking inside the area to import the document. Once your WORDML file is uploaded, click the "Convert" button to begin the WORDML to FODS conversion process. When the conversion is complete, you can instantly download your newly converted FODS file with just one click.
  • How long does it take to convert WORDML?
    The online converter we offer works quickly, but its performance primarily depends on the size of your WORDML file. Smaller WORDML files can be converted to FODS in just a few seconds. If you're integrating the conversion code within a .NET application, the conversion speed will depend on how well your application has been optimized for this process.
  • Is it safe to convert WORDML to FODS using free Aspose.Total converter?
    Of course! This online converter ensures the safety of your files, including WORDML file conversions. Your uploaded files are deleted after 24 hours, and the download links will not be accessible after this time period. Rest assured that no one has access to your files. Above free app is for testing purposes so that you can check the result before integrating the code.
  • What browser should I use to convert WORDML?
    The online WORDML to FODS converter can be used on any modern browser such as Google Chrome, Firefox, Opera, and Safari. However, if you are developing a desktop application, the Aspose.Total WORDML Conversion API can provide a smooth and reliable solution for your needs.

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What is WORDML File Format?

Microsoft Word 2003 introduced a proprietary document format known as WordprocessingML. This format, based on XML, utilizes a custom XML schema to store various elements of a Word document, encompassing text, formatting, images, and other content. WordprocessingML aims to provide a comprehensive representation of all document information while maintaining both human-readable and machine-readable qualities.

Being human-readable means that WordprocessingML documents can be easily accessed and edited using a standard text editor. This accessibility allows users to directly manipulate the underlying XML structure if needed. Additionally, WordprocessingML is designed to facilitate automated processing and conversion by computer systems, enabling seamless transformation into other formats or integration with different software applications.

WordprocessingML is an open standard, meaning that its specifications are publicly available for reference and implementation by developers. This openness has fostered the development of numerous software programs, including open-source solutions like OpenOffice.org and LibreOffice, which can read and write WordprocessingML documents. The availability of such tools expands the accessibility and interoperability of WordprocessingML files beyond the Microsoft Word ecosystem.

Microsoft Word, being one of the most widely used word processing programs worldwide, has contributed to the popularity of WordprocessingML as an XML-based word processing format. Its broad acceptance has established WordprocessingML as a prevalent standard for sharing and exchanging richly formatted documents.

What is FODS File Format?

The OpenDocument Flat XML Spreadsheet (FODS) file format serves as a means of storing spreadsheet documents. It adheres to the OpenDocument standard and utilizes XML as its underlying file structure. FODS files are commonly generated by spreadsheet programs like Apache OpenOffice Calc and LibreOffice Calc.

FODS files consist of several XML elements, with a element serving as the container for the spreadsheet data. The data itself is stored in a sequence of

elements, where each table represents a worksheet within the spreadsheet. Within each table, data is organized using and elements. These elements can contain various child elements specifying the cell contents, such as , , and . The element stores text data, the element stores numeric data, and the element stores a cell’s formula.

Furthermore, FODS files extend the OpenDocument standard by incorporating additional features. These include support for merged cells, allowing the merging of adjacent cells into a single larger cell, as well as frozen rows and columns, enabling the locking of specific rows or columns for easy navigation while scrolling through the spreadsheet.

FODS files offer compatibility and interoperability across spreadsheet applications that support the OpenDocument standard. They provide a flexible and structured format for storing spreadsheet data, ensuring data integrity and facilitating seamless sharing and collaboration.