Most modern spreadsheet programs are able to open spreadsheets in OpenDocument format (.ods) and saved it to classic Excel spreadsheet (.xls, .xlsx). Data in tables should be intact, there might just be some loss of special formatting and special effects exclusive to the original program that saved the .ods spreadsheet in first place.
Convert OpenDocument spreadsheet to Microsoft Excel 97 to 2003 workbook.
We found 4 software records in the database related to .ods to .xls file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert ods to xls on Windows
A popular spreadsheet application distributed with Microsoft Office suite
Convert from ods file format
|Yes, Microsoft Excel supports xls file conversion as a target file type.||Yes||Yes||xls editor||Yes||No||No||No|
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned ods to xls. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert ods to xls on OS X
A full-featured set of office applications for Mac OS X
Multiplatform software - convert ods to xls on any platform
Full-featured spreadsheet tool from LibreOffice suite
Spreadsheet program from OpenOffice.org productivity suite