How to open file with ODS extension?

ODS file description

.ODS extensions are used by applications like KSpread/LibreOffice and OpenOffice. It is actually an XML-based spreadsheet file format. The text and structure of a file with .ODS extension are all represented in XML. This means that the content of the file with this extension can be viewed without the need of any special tool. But, for a more convenient viewing, XML-Aware tools can be used. Even, the Microsoft Excel can be used for opening a file with .ODS extension, if the program has ODF Translator Add-in/Open XML. The files with this extension generally stores information in such a way that easy arrangement in columns and cells is possible.

Basic information about ODS file

File ODS is one of the files of the Spreadsheet Files category. Its full name is OpenDocument Spreadsheet . File format ODS was created by Oracle. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file ODS sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a ODS file, you will definitely find it here.
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Programs that support ODS file

Programs for Mac OS system
Programs for Linux system
Conversion of a ODS file
When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the ODS extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of ODS file conversion to a different format.
File Conversions from ODS extension to a different format :
ods to xls, ods to csv, ods to html, ods to pdf, ods to xlsb, ods to xlshtml, ods to xlsm, ods to xlsx,
File conversions from other format to ODS file:
csv to ods, gsheet to ods, xls to ods, xlsx to ods,
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the ODS file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the ODS file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the ODS file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the ODS file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the ODS file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the ODS file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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