Convert FODS to TXT in the Cloud

Convert Excel & OpenOffice spreadsheets with open source Cloud SDK for Android

FODS to TXT Conversion in Android Apps

  1. Create an account at Dashboard to get free API quota & authorization details
  2. Initialize CellsApi with Client Id, Client Secret, Base URL & API version
  3. Upload FODS file to default Cloud Storage with CellsApiUtil.Upload method
  4. Call CellsApi.cellsWorkbookGetWorkbook to get the resultant TXT file

Get Started with Excel REST API

Get Excel Cloud SDK for ANDROID source code from GitHub to compile the SDK yourself or head to the Releases for alternative download options.

Also have a look at Swagger-based API Reference to know more about the Excel REST API.

Android: FODS to TXT Conversion

// For complete examples and data files, please go to
try {
    CellsApi api = new CellsApi(CellsApiUtil.GetClientId(), CellsApiUtil.GetClientSecret(), CellsApiUtil.GetAPIVersion(), CellsApiUtil.GetBaseUrl());
    String name = BOOK1;
    String password = null;
    Boolean isAutoFit = true;
    Boolean onlySaveTable = true;
    String format = "TXT";
    String folder = TEMPFOLDER;
    CellsApiUtil.Upload(api, folder, name);
    File response = api.cellsWorkbookGetWorkbook(name, password, format, isAutoFit, onlySaveTable, folder, null, null);
catch (Exception e) {


  • How can I get started with Aspose.Cells REST APIs?
    Quickstart not only guides through the initialization of Aspose.cells Cloud API, it also helps in installing the required libraries.
  • Where can I see the release notes for Aspose.Cells Cloud API?
    Complete release notes can be reviewed at Aspose.Cells Cloud Documentation.
  • Is it safe to convert FODS to TXT in the Cloud?
    Of course! Aspose Cloud uses Amazon EC2 cloud servers that guarantee the security and resilience of the service. Please read more about Aspose's Security Practices.
  • What file formats are supported by Aspose.Cells Cloud API?
    Aspose.Cells Cloud can convert FODS to XPS, XLTX, DIF, XML, MD, PDF, HTML, CSV, XLSX, ODS, XLTM, TIFF, TXT, FODS, XLSM, SVG and more. Checkout the complete list of supported file formats.
  • I can not find the SDK for my favorite language. What should I do?
    Aspose.Cells Cloud is also available as a Docker Container. Try using it with cURL in case your required SDK is not available yet.
  • I do not have time to set up. Is there a quick demo for FODS to TXT that I can try?
    Indeed! Checkout the FODS to TXT Conversion App.

Other Conversion Options

Convert FODS TO XPS (XML Paper Specifications)
Convert FODS TO XLTX (Excel Template)
Convert FODS TO DIF (Data Interchange Format)
Convert FODS TO MD (Markdown Language)
Convert FODS TO PDF (Portable Document Format)
Convert FODS TO HTML (Hyper Text Markup Language)
Convert FODS TO CSV (Comma Seperated Values)
Convert FODS TO XLSX (Open XML Workbook)
Convert FODS TO ODS (OpenDocument Spreadsheet)
Convert FODS TO XLTM (Excel Macro-Enabled Template)
Convert FODS TO TIFF (Tagged Image File Format)
Convert FODS TO TXT (Text Document)
Convert FODS TO FODS (OpenDocument Flat XML Spreadsheet)
Convert FODS TO XLSM (Macro-enabled Spreadsheet)
Convert FODS TO SVG (Scalar Vector Graphics)

FODS What is FODS File Format?

A file with .fods extension is a type of OpenDocument Spreadsheet document format that stores data in rows and columns. The format is specified as part of ODF 1.2 specifications published and maintained by OASIS. FODS files cannot be opened with Excel, another Spreadsheet software application by Microsoft. FODS files can be saved as ODS using LibreOffice and can be converted to other formats such as XLS and XLSX.

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TXT What is TXT File Format?

A file with .TXT extension represents a text document that contains plain text in the form of lines. Paragraphs in a text document are recognized by carriage returns and are used for better arrangement of file contents. A standard text document can be opened in any text editor or word processing application on different operating systems. All the text contained in such a file is in human-readable format and represented by sequence of characters.

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