It might be possible to create Word templates from AbiWord documents, however, there probably will be some features missing that are usually found in Word templates.
Convert AbiWord document file to Microsoft Word 97 to 2003 document template file.
We found 2 software records in the database related to .abw to .dot file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert abw to dot on Windows
A free word processing program, part of GNOME office productivity bundle
Convert from abw file format
|Yes, AbiWord supports abw file conversion as a source file type.||Yes||Yes||abw 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 abw to dot. 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.
Linux/Unix software - convert abw to dot on Linux
An open source word processor for Linux