Some word processing programs and text editors support the somewhat outdated SAM (Ami Pro) and LWP (Lotus Word Pro) formats and could theoretically re-saved one to another. As for practical reasons why to do it, that would be a big mistery. Nowadays you would be better off using some common format like RTF.
Convert Lotus Word Pro document to Ami Pro document.
We found 2 software records in the database related to .lwp to .sam file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert lwp to sam on Windows
A word processor developed by IBM for Microsoft Windows and OS/2 Warp
Convert from lwp file format
|Yes, Lotus Word Pro supports lwp file conversion as a source file type.||Yes||Yes||lwp 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 lwp to sam. 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 fully featured word processor from Ability Office software suite