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
A free word processing program, part of GNOME office productivity bundle
Convert from dot file format
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.
A reliable word processor from SoftMaker Office suite
Linux/Unix software - convert dot to ott on Linux
An open source word processor for Linux
Multiplatform software - convert dot to ott on any platform
Word processor and text editor from OpenOffice.org suite
Full-featured word processing and desktop publishing tool from LibreOffice suite