Sort Data in xlsx4j

Aspose.Cells - Sort Data

To sort data in spreadsheet using Aspose.Cells, simply invoke the DataSorter.sorter() method after setting few easy to set properties of cell area. Java code is mentioned below:


 //Instantiating a Workbook object

Workbook workbook = new Workbook(dataDir + "AsposeDataInput.xls");

//Accessing the first worksheet in the Excel file

Worksheet worksheet = workbook.getWorksheets().get(0);

//Get the cells collection in the sheet

Cells cells = worksheet.getCells();

//Obtain the DataSorter object in the workbook

DataSorter sorter = workbook.getDataSorter();

//Set the first order


//Define the first key.


//Set the second order


//Define the second key


//Create a cells area (range).

CellArea ca = new CellArea();

//Specify the start row index.

ca.StartRow = 1;

//Specify the start column index.

ca.StartColumn = 0;

//Specify the last row index.

ca.EndRow = 9;

//Specify the last column index.

ca.EndColumn = 2;

//Sort data in the specified data range (A2:C10)

sorter.sort(cells, ca);

//Saving the excel file + "AsposeSortedData_Out.xls");

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