Perl API to convert XLS to XLTX

Perl library to convert XLS to XLTX

Use Cells Conversion REST API to create customized spreadsheet workflows in Perl. This is a professional solution to convert XLS to XLTX and other document formats online using Perl.

Convert a XLS file to XLTX in Perl

API Request:
PUT
https://api.aspose.cloud/v3.0/cells/convert

Converting file formats from XLS to XLTX is a complex task. All XLS to XLTX format transitions is performed by our Perl SDK while maintaining the source XLS spreadsheet's main structural and logical content. Our Perl library is a professional solution to convert XLS to XLTX files online. This Cloud SDK gives Perl developers powerful functionality and perfect XLTX output.

Code example in Perl using REST API to convert XLS to XLTX format

# For complete examples and data files, please go to https://github.com/aspose-cells-cloud/aspose-cells-cloud-perl/
    use strict;
    use warnings;
    use utf8; 
    use File::Slurp;
    use AsposeCellsCloud::CellsApi;
    my $config = AsposeCellsCloud::Configuration->new( client_id => $ENV{'ProductClientId'}, client_secret => $ENV{'ProductClientSecret'});
    my $instance = AsposeCellsCloud::CellsApi->new(AsposeCellsCloud::ApiClient->new( $config));
    my $format = "xltx";
    my $Book1Data = undef;
    my $result =undef;
    my @fileinfos = stat("Book1.xls");
    my $filelength = $fileinfos[7];
    open(DATA, '<', "Book1.xls") or die "file can not open, $!";
    binmode(DATA);
    read (DATA, $Book1Data, $filelength);
    close (DATA); 
    $result = $instance->cells_workbook_put_convert_workbook(workbook => $Book1Data, format => $format);
    open(my $fh, '>', "Dest.xltx") or die "Could not open file!";
    binmode $fh;
    print $fh $result;
    close $fh;


How to use Perl API to convert XLS to XLTX


  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. Call cells_workbook_put_convert_workbook method to get the resultant stream


System Requirements


  1. Perl 5