Convert XLSM to CSV

Files with XLSM extension is a type of Spreasheet files that support Macros. From application point of view, a Macro is set of instructions that are used for automating processes. A macro is used to record the steps that are performed repeatedly and facilitates performing the actions by running the macro again. Macros are programmed with Microsoft’s Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) from within the Excel Workbook using the Visual Basic Editor and can be run/debug directly from there.

Steps to convert XLSM to CSV in C#

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

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XLSM to CSV Live Demo

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