ODS to CSV - Convert document online
|#||Output File||Source File||Action|
How to convert ODS to CSV:
1. Click "Choose Files" button to select multiple files on your computer or click the dropdown button to choose online file from URL, Google Drive or Dropbox. A target format can only be converted from certain document formats. For example: It can convert DOC to DOCX, but it can't convert DOC to XLSX.
2. Choose a target document format. The target document format can be PDF, DOC, DOCX, XLS, XLSX, PPT, PPTX, HTML, TXT, CSV, RTF, ODT, ODS, ODP, XPS or OXPS. When choosing a target format, it will list what source formats can be converted to the target format.
3. Click "Convert Now!" button to start batch conversion. The output files will be listed in the "Conversion Results" section. Click icon to show file QR code or save file to online storage services such as Google Drive or Dropbox.
ODS vs CSV:
|Full name||OpenDocument Spreadsheet||Comma-Separated Values|
|File extension||.ods, .fods||.csv|
|Developed by||OASIS||Informational RFC|
|Type of format||Spreadsheet||Multi-platform, serial data streams|
|Introduction||The Open Document Format for Office Applications (ODF), also known as OpenDocument, is an XML-based file format for spreadsheets, charts, presentations and word processing documents. It was developed with the aim of providing an open, XML-based file format specification for office applications.||In computing, a comma-separated values (CSV) file stores tabular data (numbers and text) in plain text. Each line of the file is a data record. Each record consists of one or more fields, separated by commas. The use of the comma as a field separator is the source of the name for this file format.|
|Technical details||The original OpenDocument format consists of an XML document that has
||The CSV file format is not standardized. The basic idea of separating fields with a comma is clear, but that idea gets complicated when the field data may also contain commas or even embedded line-breaks. CSV implementations may not handle such field data, or they may use quotation marks to surround the field.|
|Associated programs||LibreOffice, Microsoft Office, KOffice, Google Docs, OpenOffice.org||Microsoft Excel, LibreOffice Calc|
|Wikipedia||ODS on Wikipedia||CSV on Wikipedia|