Convert ODS to TXT

Files with ODS extension stand for OpenDocument Spreadsheet Document format that is editable by the user. Data is stored inside the ODF file into rows and columns. It is an XML-based format and is one of the several subtypes in the Open Document Formats (ODF) family. The format is specified as part of the ODF 1.2 specifications published and maintained by OASIS.

Steps to convert ODS to TXT in C#

GroupDocs.Conversion allows developers to convert the ODS file to TXT format in an easy and intuitive way just using a few lines of code as described below:

  • Create an instance of Converter class and pass source ODS file path as a constructor parameter. You may specify absolute or relative file path as per your requirements.
  • Create an instance of WordProcessingConvertOptions class and set Format property to GroupDocs.Conversion.FileTypes.WordProcessingFileType.Txt.
  • Call Converter class Convert method and pass the filename for the converted TXT file and the WordProcessingConvertOptions object from the previous step as parameters.
// Load the source ODS file
using (var converter = new GroupDocs.Conversion.Converter("sample.ods"))
{
    // Set the convert options for TXT format
   var options = new WordProcessingConvertOptions { Format = GroupDocs.Conversion.FileTypes.WordProcessingFileType.Txt };
    // Convert to TXT format
    converter.Convert("converted.txt", options);
}

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ODS to TXT Live Demo

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