Save the template form document to your computer, then open the document in Microsoft Word.
On the toolbar, click File and then click Save As from the drop down menu.
In the Save as type box, select Document Template (*.dot).
(Note: The default folder is the Templates folder in the Save in box.)
In the File name box, type a name for the new template.
Click Save. (Note: The file extension for a template is .dot.)
You will now be able to open a new copy of the the form by clicking File on the tool bar and selecting New from the drop down menu.
The template will be a choice in your General templates.