Difference between Jexcel and Apache POI


Apache POI

  • It doesn’t support Excel 2007 and Xlsx format. It supports only Excel 2003 and .Xls format

  • It supports both

  • JXL doesn’t support Conditional formatting

  • It supports

  • JXL API was last updated in 2009

  • Apache POI is actively maintained

  • It doesn't support rich text formatting

  • Apache POI supports it

  • It has very less documents and examples as compare to Apache POI

  • It has extensive set of documents and examples

You can download Apache POI jar by clicking here
You can download JExcel jars by clicking here

Example of JExcel Click Here