Convert Word to JSON in C#

Word to JSON conversion could be required in various cases when you need to export data in a Word document to JSON format programmatically. This article demonstrates how to easily convert the text in a Word document to JSON format from within your C# applications. You will also learn how to convert protected Word documents to JSON programmatically. So let’s proceed to convert Word to JSON in C#.

How to Convert Word to JSON in C#

For Word document to JSON conversion, we need to perform the following steps:

  • Load the Word document.
  • Convert it to HTML format.
  • Save HTML file in JSON format.

Let’s see how to perform these steps programmatically in C#. For this you need to install a couple of libraries that are mentioned in the following section.

C# Libraries to Convert Word to JSON - Free Download

Aspose.Words for .NET is a feature-rich library that lets you create and process MS Word documents. We will use this library to export the content of a Word document to HTML. After that, we will use Aspose.Cells for .NET to save HTML content as a JSON file.

You can either download the DLLs of both libraries or install them from NuGet.

Download DLL

Install via NuGet

PM> Install-Package Aspose.Cells
PM> Install-Package Aspose.Words

Convert Word to JSON in C#

The following are the steps to convert Word to JSON in C#.

The following code sample shows how to convert a Word document to JSON in C#.

C# Convert Protected Word to JSON

You can also load the protected Word documents using their passwords and convert them to JSON format. The following are the steps to convert a protected Word document to JSON in C#.

The following code sample shows how to convert a protected Word document to JSON in C#.

C# Word to JSON Converter Libraries - Get a Free License

You can get a free temporary license to use the libraries without evaluation limitations.

Conclusion

In this article, you have learned how to convert Word to JSON in C#. Moreover, you have seen how to convert a password-protected Word document to JSON programmatically. Besides, you can visit the documentation of Aspose.Words for .NET and Aspose.Cells for .NET to explore more about the libraries. In case you would have any questions, feel free to let us know via our forum.

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