AZW3 and AZW formats are internally different formats so a simple change of the extension is not enough. You will need to use a conversion tool like Calibre in order to convert these ebooks from one format to another. This will only be possible if the original ebook is not DRM protected.
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We found 4 software records in the database related to .azw3 to .azw file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert azw3 to azw on Windows
A free eBook converter
Convert from azw3 file format
|Yes, Hamster Free eBook Converter supports azw3 file conversion as a source file type.||No||No||No||No||No||No||No|
|Yes, Hamster Free eBook Converter supports azw file conversion as a target file type.||No||No||No||No||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 azw3 to azw. 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.
A free e-book library management application
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert azw3 to azw on OS X
A free open source ebook creator, converter and viewer
Linux/Unix software - convert azw3 to azw on Linux
Linux version of the popular ebook manager