You can save ABW document to ODT format using several word-processors. As both these formats are most likely based on Open Document Format structure, there should be no problem.
Convert AbiWord document to ODF text document.
We have found 4 software records in our database eligible for .abw to .odt file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert abw to odt on Windows
A free word processing program, part of GNOME office productivity bundle
Convert from abw file format
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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 odt. 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.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert abw to odt on OS X
A Mac version of the Abiword word processor
Linux/Unix software - convert abw to odt on Linux
A Linux version of the Abiword word processor
An open source word processor for Linux