is an e-book format created for Amazon’s Kindle8. This format supports the CSS3 pop-up text system and HTML5 as well as built-in fonts; moreover, it possesses powerful document-formatting capabilities. It contains a function of independently activated DRM protection. AZW3 books can be created with KindleGen, a free software program from Amazon.
The ABW file format is the default document format for the AbiWord word processing software and the format is based on XML. The ABW file format allows for advanced document layouts, rich text formatting, lists, tables, images and footnotes. ABW files are similar in nature to Microsoft Word DOC files, however, unlike Microsoft Word files, the AbiWord program can run on almost any computer operating system.