Python API to convert XLSX to XLS

Python library to convert XLSX to XLS

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

Convert a XLSX file to XLS in Python

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

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

Code example in Python using REST API to convert XLSX to XLS format

# For complete examples and data files, please go to https://github.com/aspose-cells-cloud/aspose-cells-cloud-python/
    import os
    import shutil
    from asposecellscloud.apis.cells_api import CellsApi
    cells_api = CellsApi(os.getenv('ProductClientId'),os.getenv('ProductClientSecret'))
    file1 = cells_api.cells_workbook_put_convert_workbook("Book1.xlsx",format="xls")
    shutil.move(file1, "destFile.xls")     


How to use Python API to convert XLSX to XLS


  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. Python 2.7 or newer
  2. Python 3.10 or newer