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Aspose.Cells for Cloud

Aspose.Cells for Cloud


Aspose.Cells for Cloud is a true REST API that helps you create, manipulate and convert spreadsheets in the cloud. Developers can inter-convert popular Excel spreadsheet formats as well as render the supported spreadsheet formats to raster & fixed-layout formats.

Manage Worksheets using Aspose.Cells for Cloud REST API

Aspose.Cells for Cloud gives you complete control over spreadsheets and the data in them. The Excel cloud API helps you create formulas and make sophisticated calculations based on user input or external data sources. You may use it to work with individual cells in a spreadsheet, add comments, apply validation rules and manage hyperlinks & pictures. The API also allows to manipulate all aspects of the spreadsheets including worksheets, rows, columns, cells, text, data, images, links, comments, charts and many more. Aspose.Cells for Cloud puts these features at your fingertips, through a cloud-based API.


Advanced Excel Spreadsheet Cloud REST API Features



Create spreadsheets from templates, XML or smart markers


Split spreadsheets to single worksheet spreadsheets


Convert spreadsheets to different formats


Merge multiple spreadsheets


Manipulate rows, columns, cells & data


Encrypt & de-crypt spreadsheets


Protect & unprotect workbooks & worksheets


Export worksheets to images


Extract charts, pictures, shapes & other objects as images


Set complex formulae


Auto fit rows


Add & update text & images


Manipulate comments


Hide & show worksheets

Get Started with Excel Spreadsheet Processing REST API

In order to get started with Aspose.Cells for Cloud, you don't need to install anything. All you need to do is create an account at Aspose for Cloud and get your application information. Once you have the App SID & key, you are ready to use Aspose.Cells for Cloud API with any language, on any platform. Aspose.Cells for Cloud provides you all the features to create, edit, and convert spreadsheets. It also allows you to extract data from the spreadsheets for further processing or storage.

Get the ability to add or remove data in cell elements. The data may include comments, pictures, hyperlinks and any validation rules applied over cells. In fact, Aspose.Cells for Cloud is a complete solution in the cloud exposed as a REST interface.

Support for Various File Formats

Using Aspose.Cells for Cloud, developers can easily open and save a multitude of file formats. These include XLS, XLSX, XLSM, XLTX, XLTM, ODS, Tab delim., CSV, TXT, PDF, SpreadsheetML, HTML, TIFF, JPG, PNG, BMP and SVG. The Office Open XML (OOXML) is a container format for several specialized XML-based markup languages. OOXML SpreadsheetML documents mostly come as XLSX files, which are ZIP packages. In addition to XLSX format, Aspose.Cells for Cloud also provides extensive support for converting SpreadsheetML documents.

Render Spreadsheet as Images

Aspose.Cells for Cloud API supports rendering Excel spreadsheets, Charts, AutoShapes and OleObjects to most commonly used image formats like JPG, BMP, GIF, PNG. During conversion, Aspose.Cells for Cloud API API ensures accuracy and precision.

Convert Spreadsheets to PDF with High Fidelity

All supported that conforms to the PDF 1.5 or PDF/A-1b specifications. Aspose.Cells for Cloud goes an extra mile while performing the conversion of Microsoft Excel documents to PDF format with a high degree of precision. As a result, majority of conversions will be indistinguishable from the original Microsoft Excel document..

Save Excel in PDF format - C#

// For complete examples and data files, please go to
CellsApi cellsApi = new CellsApi(Common.APP_KEY, Common.APP_SID, Common.BASEPATH);
StorageApi storageApi = new StorageApi(Common.APP_KEY, Common.APP_SID, Common.BASEPATH);
byte[] file = System.IO.File.ReadAllBytes(Common.GetDataDir() + "Sample_Test_Book.xls"); 
// Upload source file to aspose cloud storage
storageApi.PutCreate("Sample_Test_Book.xls", "", "", System.IO.File.ReadAllBytes(Common.GetDataDir() + inputfileName));
// Invoke Aspose.Cells Cloud SDK API to convert excel workbook to different format without storage
ResponseMessage apiResponse = cellsApi.PutConvertWorkBook("pdf", password, outPath, file, null);

Extract Contents from Excel Spreadsheet

Aspose.Cells for Cloud REST API enables you to extract text, images, data and many other objects from the Excel spreadsheets while using simple interfaces exposed by the REST API.

Handle Worksheet Data

Aspose.Cells for Cloud REST API allows you to manipulate spreadsheet data including text, numeric or alphanumeric with the help of simple API methods. You can add, modify or remove data from cells as well as add and calculating formulas in a worksheet cell to get the resultant value.

Language, Platform & Storage Independence

Aspose.Cells for Cloud can be used with any language or platform which supports HTTP requests and responses. You can also use Aspose.Cells for Cloud with many third party storage providers including Amazon S3, Google Cloud, Google Drive and DropBox.

Microsoft Office Automation – Not Needed

Aspose.Cells for Cloud REST APIs are built using managed code that do never need Microsoft Office or Microsoft Excel to be installed on the machine to work with Excel document formats. It is a perfect Microsoft Office automation alternative in terms of supported features, security, stability, scalability, speed and price.


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