Documents, including those saved in Microsoft Word (*.doc, *.docx) can be used to create ebooks. AZW ebooks for Kindle are just variant of MOBI format that include DRM, it is unlikely you need to create DRM for your ebooks so converting to MOBI would be more preferable here. However programs like Calibre or similar ebook management programs can save even to AZW format.
Convert Microsoft Word document (prior version 2007) to Amazon Kindle eBook format.
We have found 3 software records in our database eligible for .doc to .azw file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert doc to azw on Windows
Calibre is a very popular, open source digital publication library management program for Microsoft Windows developed by e-book users for e-book users. It supports many common, and few uncommon e-book formats, like azw, cbc, cbr, cbz, epub, htmlz, lit etc.
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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 doc 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.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert doc to azw on OS X
Calibre for Mac is free open-source ebook viewer and manager. It is able to manage e-book library, convert between e-book document formats, sync e-books with portable devices as well as view e-books.
Linux/Unix software - convert doc to azw on Linux
calibre is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books.