Both .dot and .ott files are document templates, albeit used in different word processors. However, it should be possible to re-save one to another using any software that supports them both. Some program specific formatting may not always be converted properly thought.
Convert Microsoft Word document template (up to Microsoft Word 2003 version) to OpenOffice.org text document template.
We have found 5 software records in our database eligible for .dot to .ott file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert dot to ott on Windows
AbiWord is a free cross-platform word processor that is part of GNOME office suite. AbiWord is unique among word processors in its drive to become a fully cross-platform word processor.
Convert from dot file
to ott file
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 ott. 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.
TextMaker is popular text editor and word processor that comes as part of SoftMaker Office. It contains many features and supports all current major document formats.
TextMaker is also licensed to other office suites, such as Ashampoo Office.
Linux/Unix software - convert dot to ott on Linux
KWord is an open source text editor and word processor mainly meant for Linux platform but also with support for other platforms. It offers many handy features and clean interface. KWord comes as part of KOffice.org office software bundle.
Multiplatform software - convert dot to ott on any platform
Apache OpenOffice Writer (OpenOffice.org Writer) is a fully-featured and free word processor and text editor from OpenOffice.org productivity suite.
Apache OpenOffice Writer is simple enough for a quick memo, yet powerful enough to create complete books with contents, diagrams, indexes, etc. You're free to concentrate on your ideas while Writer makes them look great.
LibreOffice Write is a complete word processor and document publishing tool that supports a plethora of document formats and has many innovative features. It's an open source software that comes as an integral part of LibreOffice suite.