What Is poi-examples-5.2.3.jar?

What Is poi-examples-5.2.3.jar?

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poi-examples-5.2.3.jar is one of the JAR files for Apache POI 5.2.3, which provides an API for Microsoft document files of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio.

poi-examples-5.2.3.jar provides examples for both poi.jar and poi-ooxml.jar components.

poi-examples-5.2.3.jar is distributed as part of the poi-bin-5.2.3-20220909.zip download file.

JAR File Size and Download Location:

JAR name: poi-examples-5.2.3.jar
Target JDK version: 1.6

File name: poi-examples-5.2.3.jar
File size: 388829 bytes
Release date: 09-09-2022
Download: Apache POI Website

Here are Java Source Code files for poi-examples-5.2.3.jar:


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package org.apache.poi.examples.xssf.eventusermodel;

import java.io.InputStream;
import java.util.Iterator;
import java.util.LinkedHashMap;
import java.util.Map;

import javax.xml.parsers.ParserConfigurationException;

import org.apache.poi.openxml4j.opc.OPCPackage;
import org.apache.poi.openxml4j.opc.PackageAccess;
import org.apache.poi.util.StringUtil;
import org.apache.poi.util.XMLHelper;
import org.apache.poi.xssf.eventusermodel.XSSFReader;
import org.apache.poi.xssf.model.SharedStrings;
import org.xml.sax.Attributes;
import org.xml.sax.ContentHandler;
import org.xml.sax.InputSource;
import org.xml.sax.SAXException;
import org.xml.sax.XMLReader;
import org.xml.sax.helpers.DefaultHandler;

 * XSSF and SAX (Event API) basic example.
 * See {@link XLSX2CSV} for a fuller example of doing
 *  XSLX processing with the XSSF Event code.
public class FromHowTo {
    public void processFirstSheet(String filename) throws Exception {
        try (OPCPackage pkg = OPCPackage.open(filename, PackageAccess.READ)) {
            XSSFReader r = new XSSFReader(pkg);
            SharedStrings sst = r.getSharedStringsTable();

            XMLReader parser = fetchSheetParser(sst);

            // process the first sheet
            try (InputStream sheet = r.getSheetsData().next()) {
                InputSource sheetSource = new InputSource(sheet);

    public void processAllSheets(String filename) throws Exception {
        try (OPCPackage pkg = OPCPackage.open(filename, PackageAccess.READ)) {
            XSSFReader r = new XSSFReader(pkg);
            SharedStrings sst = r.getSharedStringsTable();

            XMLReader parser = fetchSheetParser(sst);

            Iterator<InputStream> sheets = r.getSheetsData();
            while (sheets.hasNext()) {
                System.out.println("Processing new sheet:\n");
                try (InputStream sheet = sheets.next()) {
                    InputSource sheetSource = new InputSource(sheet);

    public XMLReader fetchSheetParser(SharedStrings sst) throws SAXException, ParserConfigurationException {
        XMLReader parser = XMLHelper.newXMLReader();
        ContentHandler handler = new SheetHandler(sst);
        return parser;

     * See org.xml.sax.helpers.DefaultHandler javadocs
    private static class SheetHandler extends DefaultHandler {
        private final SharedStrings sst;
        private String lastContents;
        private boolean nextIsString;
        private boolean inlineStr;
        private final LruCache<Integer,String> lruCache = new LruCache<>(50);

        private static class LruCache<A,B> extends LinkedHashMap<A, B> {
            private final int maxEntries;

            public LruCache(final int maxEntries) {
                super(maxEntries + 1, 1.0f, true);
                this.maxEntries = maxEntries;

            protected boolean removeEldestEntry(final Map.Entry<A, B> eldest) {
                return super.size() > maxEntries;

        private SheetHandler(SharedStrings sst) {
            this.sst = sst;

        public void startElement(String uri, String localName, String name,
                                 Attributes attributes) throws SAXException {
            // c => cell
            if(name.equals("c")) {
                // Print the cell reference
                System.out.print(attributes.getValue("r") + " - ");
                // Figure out if the value is an index in the SST
                String cellType = attributes.getValue("t");
                nextIsString = cellType != null && cellType.equals("s");
                inlineStr = cellType != null && cellType.equals("inlineStr");
            // Clear contents cache
            lastContents = "";

        public void endElement(String uri, String localName, String name)
                throws SAXException {
            // Process the last contents as required.
            // Do now, as characters() may be called more than once
            if(nextIsString && StringUtil.isNotBlank(lastContents)) {
                Integer idx = Integer.valueOf(lastContents);
                lastContents = lruCache.get(idx);
                if (lastContents == null && !lruCache.containsKey(idx)) {
                    lastContents = sst.getItemAt(idx).getString();
                    lruCache.put(idx, lastContents);
                nextIsString = false;

            // v => contents of a cell
            // Output after we've seen the string contents
            if(name.equals("v") || (inlineStr && name.equals("c"))) {

        public void characters(char[] ch, int start, int length) throws SAXException { // NOSONAR
            lastContents += new String(ch, start, length);

    public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception {
        FromHowTo howto = new FromHowTo();


Or download all of them as a single archive file:

File name: poi-examples-5.2.3-src.zip
File size: 396538 bytes
Release date: 2022-09-09


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