Some word processing programs and text editors support the somewhat outdated SAM (Ami Pro) and LWP (Lotus Word Pro) formats and could theoretically re-saved one to another.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 Ami Pro document to Lotus Word Pro document.
We have found 2 software records in our database eligible for .sam to .lwp file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert sam to lwp on Windows
A word processor developed by IBM for Microsoft Windows and OS/2 Warp
Convert from sam file format
|Yes, Lotus Word Pro supports lwp file conversion as a target 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 sam to lwp. 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