You should be able to simply resave DOTX documents template to RTF format using Microsoft Word. The resulting document however, will not be a template.
Convert Microsoft Word XML document template to Rich Text Format document.
We have found 7 software records in our database eligible for .dotx to .rtf file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert dotx to rtf on Windows
A popular word processor that started with Word for MS-DOS in 1983 and for year is now a core application of Microsoft Office suite. Microsoft Word offers powerful word processing and text editor features that allow users to easy create high quality documents.
Convert from dotx file
|Yes, Microsoft Word supports dotx file conversion as a source file type.||Yes||Yes||dotx editor||Yes||No||No||No|
to rtf file
|Yes, Microsoft Word supports rtf file conversion as a target file type.||Yes||Yes||rtf 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 dotx to rtf. 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.
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.
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 dotx to rtf 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.
Windows Mobile/CE software - convert dotx to rtf on Windows Mobile
Microsoft Word Mobile helps you with creating and editing of your Microsoft Word documents directly on your Phone. Word Mobile (in previous versions of Office Mobile, known as Pocket word) is part of Microsoft Office Mobile, that is automatically loaded in Windows Phone based smart phones and accessible in the Office hub.
Word Mobile does not fully support all features included in Microsoft Word for desktop computers. However you will be still able to open the documents on your found phone, but the unsupported content won't be visible.
Multiplatform software - convert dotx to rtf 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.