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asked 2012-11-13 11:50:38 +0200

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updated 2015-10-21 04:04:05 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

Hi Everyone,

I have experimented with the file structures of ODT documents and am very impressed that, by extracting the zipped information, I can get at the XML code behind the document.

As it is I would like to use the XML source and can certainly extract this programmatically (by unzipping) but I am wondering whether there is an easier way to do this?

Maybe by working with OO-Basic I could directly export the file in its raw XML form?

I hope that someone can point me in the right direction here.

Many thanks, Alan Searle

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answered 2012-11-13 12:06:48 +0200

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updated 2013-02-03 08:39:48 +0200

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Does your version of LibreOffice support saving as the OpenDocument Text (Flat XML) format (.fods) (.fodt)? I think that's what you want.

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.odt → .fodt ;)

manj_k gravatar imagemanj_k ( 2012-11-13 14:23:25 +0200 )edit

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