Word templates (both DOT and DOTM) can be probably used and converted between each in lots of word processing programs available today. The catch here is that DOTM has macros enabled whilst DOT has not, so this conversion make sense only if you add/allow macros to the template.
Convert Microsoft Word 97 to 2003 document template file to Microsoft Word Open XML macro-enabled document template.
We found 8 software records in the database related to .dot to .dotm file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert dot to dotm on Windows
One of the most popular word processor program from Microsoft Office suite
Convert from dot file format
|Yes, Microsoft Word supports dot file conversion as a source file type.||Yes||Yes||dot editor||Yes||No||No||No|
|Yes, Microsoft Word supports dotm file conversion as a target file type.||Yes||Yes||dotm 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 dot to dotm. 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 word processing program, part of GNOME office productivity bundle
A reliable word processor from SoftMaker Office suite
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert dot to dotm on OS X
A Mac version of the popular word processing application
Linux/Unix software - convert dot to dotm on Linux
An open source word processor for Linux
Windows Mobile/CE software - convert dot to dotm on Windows Mobile
Mobile version of Microsoft Word previously known as Pocket Word
Multiplatform software - convert dot to dotm on any platform
Word processor and text editor from OpenOffice.org suite
Full-featured word processing and desktop publishing tool from LibreOffice suite