It should be possible to import Microsoft Word documents to Adobe InDesign and used it a basis for creating a InDesign document / publication.
Convert Microsoft Word 97 to 2003 document to Adobe InDesign document.
We found 2 software records in the database related to .doc to .indd file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert doc to indd on Windows
Professional desktop document publishing software from Adobe
Convert from doc file format
|Yes, Adobe InDesign supports indd file conversion as a target file type.||Yes||Yes||indd 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 doc to indd. 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 indd on OS X
Mac version od Adobe's popular document designing and publishing software