JSON to PDF Java

In the modern age of data, JSON has become the de facto standard for data interchange between web services and applications. However, there are times when you need to present this JSON data in a more user-friendly and professional manner, such as a PDF document. In this blog post, we’ll explore how to convert JSON data to a PDF file in Java with a powerful Java API for working with Excel and other data file formats.

JSON to PDF Converter for Java

To convert JSON files to PDF format, we will use Aspose.Cells for Java. It is a feature-rich spreadsheet manipulation API that allows you to generate and process Excel files using Java. You can either download the API or install it using the following Maven configurations.

    <name>Aspose Java API</name>

Steps to Convert JSON to PDF in Java

Aspose.Cells for Java simplifies the process of converting JSON to PDF and require to write only a few lines of code. The following steps are required to save a JSON file as PDF.

  1. Create an Excel file.
  2. Load data from JSON file into the Excel sheet.
  3. Set additional conversion options for JSON to PDF.
  4. Save JSON data as PDF.

Let’s now transform these steps into Java code and convert JSON data into PDF.

Java JSON to PDF Conversion

The following are the steps to convert a JSON file to PDF in Java.

  1. First, create an instance of Workbook class.
  2. Select the default Worksheet from the WorksheetsCollection.
  3. Read JSON data into a string object.
  4. Create an instance of JsonLayoutOptions and set options.
  5. Import data from JSON to worksheet using JsonUtility.importData() method with reference to Worksheet object and JSON data.
  6. Finally, convert JSON to PDF by saving the workbook as PDF using Workbook.save(string, SaveFormat.Auto) method.

The following code sample shows how to convert a JSON file to PDF in Java.

Online JSON to PDF Converter

We also provide a free online JSON to PDF converter, which is based on Aspose.Cells. You can use this converter from any device having an internet connection.

Free JSON to PDF Conversion Library

You can use Aspose.Cells for Java and convert JSON data to PDF without evaluation limitations using a free temporary license.


Converting JSON data to a PDF document in Java is made easy with the help of Aspose.Cells for Java. It provides a convenient way to create professional PDF reports from your JSON data, making it a valuable tool for businesses and developers alike. By following the steps outlined in this post, you can quickly and efficiently convert your JSON data to a presentable PDF format, allowing you to share information in a more readable and structured manner.

In addition, you can use our free online JSON to PDF converter app that lets you convert your JSON data to PDF from any device.

To learn more about Aspose.Cells for Java, you can explore the documentation. Also, you can post your questions or queries on our forum.

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