Convert HTML to Word using Java

Convert HTML to Word using Java

This blog post will teach you how to convert HTML to Word using Java programmatically. Fortunately, this Java library offers instant file processing, manipulation, and conversions. You can install this library easily without any external dependencies. In addition, there is comprehensive documentation available regarding its installation and usage. Microsoft Word documents are the most widely used file formats of the current time. Therefore, we will demonstrate the conversion process of HTML to Word step by step.

We will cover the following points:

Convert HTML to Word using Java - API installation

This Java DOCX library provides a huge stack of features that boost up the file conversion processes. It gives you control over data and files manipulation tasks. To enable this library in your Java application, download the jar files or you can follow the following Maven configurations.

Repository

<repository>
    <id>AsposeJavaAPI</id>
    <name>Aspose Java API</name>
    <url>https://repository.aspose.com/repo/</url>
</repository>

Dependency

<dependency>
    <groupId>com.aspose</groupId>
    <artifactId>aspose-words</artifactId>
    <version>21.11</version>
    <type>pom</type>
</dependency>

How to convert WebPage to Word programmatically

Converting an HTML page into a Word document programmatically is super simple. You can achieve this functionality by following a couple of steps mentioned below.

  1. Create an instance of the Document class and load a source HTML file.
  2. Call the save(java.lang.String fileName, int saveFormat) method to save the file in DOCX format.

Copy & paste the following code into your Java file to convert HTML file to Word file.

HTML to Word converter library - Advance features

In this section, we will explore the advanced features such as setting document quality, setting up a password, and more.

You may go through the following steps and the code snippets to know about further methods:

  1. Create an instance of the Document class and load a source HTML file.
  2. protect(int type, java.lang.String password) method will enable you to set a password to protect the document from any changes.
  3. unprotect() will remove the password.
  4. Set this setTrackRevisions method True if changes are tracked when this document is edited in Microsoft Word.
  5. Spelling errors will be highlighted if the setShowSpellingErrors method is True.
  6. setShowGrammaticalErrors method will highlight the grammatical errors if True.
  7. removeAllChildren removes all the child nodes of the current node.
  8. Instantiate an instance of DocSaveOptions class.
  9. Invoke the setUseHighQualityRendering method to sets a value determining whether or not to use high-quality (i.e. slow) rendering algorithms.
  10. Call the save(java.lang.String fileName, int saveFormat) method to save the file in DOCX format.

Get a Free License

You can get a free temporary license to try the API without evaluation limitations.

Summing up

This brings us to the end of this blog post. We have covered how to convert HTML to Word using Java programmatically. Moreover, you can find the code snippets of the functionality mentioned in the above sections. In addition, you may visit the documentation for the other features that can be beneficial for your HTML to Word converter. Finally, conholdate.com is writing new blog posts on other topics. Therefore, please stay in touch for regular updates.

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