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I want to create an Excel file from a html table ,I am able to do that ,but problem is that ,it is not opening in Ipad or Android ,because what is being created is simply a html file with .xls extension ,so MS-Office is able to read it as Excel but not other devices like IOS or Android.
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Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 20-Jun-13 16:20pm
   
If this is really "simply a html file with .xls extension", you did not convert anything. If this is where you are confused, no "solution" can help you.
—SA
Asp_Learner 20-Jun-13 16:33pm
   
I am able to that easily ,but that .xls file is not opening in IOS apps or Android Apps or even in Google Docs,MS-Excel is a very versatile software it can understand and opens it easily with a warning message only .
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 20-Jun-13 16:35pm
   
Is your words "simply a html file with .xls extension" true or not. If it's true, no, you were not able to...
—SA
Asp_Learner 20-Jun-13 16:41pm
   
I mean to say that we can convert html to .xls file but it will not be a pure excel file ,other then MS-Office no software will be able to understands it not even google doc
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 20-Jun-13 17:45pm
   
"Not pure excel file" means not Excel file... No, you simply did not produce any Excel file at all.
—SA

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Buy GoodReader for your IPad to read Excel format.
   
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Asp_Learner 20-Jun-13 17:04pm
   
even Google doc is not able to read it ,I have a paid software for Android ,but even it is not able to read it.

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