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Tutorial: How to Remove DRM from Audible Audiobook

By Tony Moton

May 25, 2018

"I recently got some audiobooks from Audible, and want to play these audiobook files on my MP3 player. However, the Audible DRM depressed me. What should I do to get rid of the Audible DRM?"

Audible is the largest audiobooks reseller which belongs to Amazon. And you can find various kinds of digital audiobooks on Audible for listening. However, a frustration truth is that Audible audiobooks are in AA or AAX format. All of AA/AAX audiobook files are protected by DRM policy and can only be played on specific devices which are supported by Audible. So if you want to listen to the Audible audiobook on some old MP3 player or phone, you will need to remove DRM from Audible AA or AAX audiobook first.

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Part 1. Recommendation of Audible DRM Removal Tool - TuneFab Apple Music Converter

Note: Check out whether your device is supported by Audible from Audible.

Want to enjoy your Audible audiobooks freely? Get help from TuneFab Apple Music Converter. It is one of the best Audible Audiobook Converter that can get rid of DRM protection and convert AA/AAX audiobooks to MP3, M4A, etc. with ID3 tags and chapter info preserved. After that, you can transfer your Audible audiobooks to any devices for listening. Additionally, it adopts the latest technology to offer you lossless output quality and fast conversion speed. Don't wait here. Download it for free and see how to remove DRM from AA/AAX audiobook.

Part 2. How to Remove DRM from Audible Audiobook with TuneFab Apple Music Converter

Step 1. Import Audible Audiobooks to iTunes

To convert Audible to MP3, M4A, etc. you have to add your Audible audiobooks to iTunes library first. Now go to Books > Audiobook section. Then click File > Library > Import Playlist to add Audible AA, AAX files to iTunes.

Note: Fresh Tips on Adding Audiobooks to iTunes

Add Audible Audiobooks to iTunes

Step 2. Launch TuneFab Apple Music Converter

After finished installation, launch TuneFab Apple Music Converter on your computer. At the same time, iTunes will be opened automatically. Now you can find all the Audible audiobooks on Audiobooks category of Playlist, including the AA/AAX files you have just added. Select the audiobooks you want to convert via "Audiobooks" category > Ticking the checkbox.

Select the Audible Audiobooks

Step 3. Select Output Format

Go to "Output Settings", and here you can select the output format from the given option like MP3, M4A, FLAC, etc. The suggested format is MP3 or M4A as the chapter info can be well preserved in this two output format. Then you can change the output folder path as you like.

Select Output Format

Step 4. Remove DRM from Audible

Click on the "Convert" button, and then the program will pop up a converting window. Here you can check the task process. When the conversion finished, you can go to the output folder to find the Audible audiobooks in MP3 format.

Remove DRM from Audible

When you finished all the settings, you can click "Convert" button to start removing DRM from Audible AA and AAX audiobooks. The whole conversion will be finished in a short time, so wait for a while, you can get the Audible audiobooks in MP3 or M4A format.

Remove DRM from Audible

YouTube Tutorial: Remove DRM from Audible Audiobook with TuneFab Apple Music Converter

That's all. Now you can go to the output folder to check your Audible audiobooks. And transfer them to anywhere for listening at any time. But please don't use the converted audiobooks for public or commercial.

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