Generate Excel File using Java


could any one tell me how can I create an Excel file using java. I can create the file using PrintWriter and other IO classes. But how do I insert the data in to different cells and rows.
Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance for your help,


Dear All,
There are three ways for achiving excel operations using java including excel to xml etc.
1. There is a very effective tool available for this operation is "jexcel". You can find it at
2. Jakarta site has provided a very good tool by name jakarta poifs. one can find at jakarta site.
3. One can develop a very effective tool by combining these above tools togather.
The operations that can be performed are read, write, convert etc for excel. The major attraction of Jexcel is excel to xml conversion.
Nishant Kulkarni
Software Engineer
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November 30, -0001

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