Load a file of a specific format

This example demonstrates how to load a file of some particular format.


// Explicitly specifying the format of a file to load you can spare some time on detecting the format
var loadOptions = new LoadOptions(FileFormat.Spreadsheet);

// Constants.InputXls is an absolute or relative path to your document. Ex: @"C:\Docs\source.xls"
using (Metadata metadata = new Metadata(Constants.InputXls, loadOptions))
	var root = metadata.GetRootPackage<SpreadsheetRootPackage>();

	// Use format-specific properties to extract or edit metadata

	// ...

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