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Android Studio vs. Aspose for Android

ASPOSE (found at provide a series of useful libraries and tools for office document creation, conversion and rendering... However, on Android, their JARs are somewhat limited and present a host of issues during build. They were originally built to be used one at a time, and designed for use with Eclipse. This post is for Android Studio developers, who may struggle to get their build off the ground!

If you just want to know what to do to get Aspose for Android working in your project, skip to the end and open the linked document!

What are the issues?
The Aspose for Android JARs are a little immature - and do not support all the rendering features found on other platforms. Aspose have stated they are working on this.They were built to be used one at a time - and you may find you need to switch to a multi-dexed project in order to use more than 1 Aspose library with your project (or any additional libraries).They were built for use with the Eclipse ADK, and you will need to foll…