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Name OpenDocument Spreadsheet
Version 1.0
Other names ODF Spreadsheet (1.0)
Identifiers MIME:  application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.spreadsheet
PUID:  fmt/137
Classification Spreadsheet
Disclosure Full
Description OpenDocument (ODF) format is a generic format for office documents, such as text, spreadsheets, presentations, drawings, and databases. It was developed by OASIS, based on the original OpenOffice document format. The format is an open standard, and is supported by a variety of office software packages. ODF is an XML format, which may comprise a single XML document, or a collection of subdocuments within a package. The package format is the commonly used form, and comprises a standard ZIP package containing the XML content and any associated binary data, together with a manifest which lists the package content. An ODF spreadsheet document contains spreadsheet data. The content is contained in a 'content' xml subdocument. Additional subdocuments contain style information, document metadata, and application-specific settings.
Orientation Binary
Byte order Little-endian (Intel)
Related file formats Has priority over OpenDocument Format (1.0)
Has priority over OpenDocument Spreadsheet (1.1)
Is subtype of OpenDocument Format (1.0)
Technical Environment  
Released 01 May 2005
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by OASIS
Supported by None.
Source Digital Preservation Department / The National Archives
Source date 22 Aug 2006
Source description This format can be identified via a container signature in DROID version 6 or later. The PRONOM database cannot currently represent container signatures.
Last updated 19 Apr 2012
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