How to remove DRM from Audible AAX/AA
This guide will show you how to remove DRM from Audible AAX or AA files so that you can play it on your other MP3 players.
One internet provider that deals with audio entertainment, audio educational programming and audio information is audible.com, with a very wide choice on AA/AAX digital audiobooks. Nevertheless, these audio books are largely protected by Audible's Digital Right Management, which meant to prevent unauthorized dissemination of audiobooks or copying of the same freely to other devices.
In addition to the DRM protection, the AA/AAX format is incompatible with most portable music players. This makes it almost impossible to listen to any audible books on your player.
The question you are probably asking is whether it is possible to remove the protection from these Audible Audio books. The answer and yes, and the AA/AAX files can be easily converted to a format that you can play through your MP3 player or cell phone.
This article is an easy-to-understand guide, showing you how you can remove the DRM protection from your Audible Audio book and convert the audio files to formats such as MP3, AAC, AC3, and MP3 among others.
Removing the DRM from the audiobooks and converting AAX to MP3
In order to remove DRM protection from AA/AAX audiobooks to formats like MP3, WMA, AAC and M4A, you will need the Music Converter. This application comes highly recommended, and can also strip the DRM license from iTunes, Rhapsody, Bearshek, MusicGiants, Puretracks, eMusic, Spiralfrog, Napster and Zune MarketPlace.
Step 1: Import audible files
You can get a free download of the Music converter online. Once you install it and launch, you will not have to change or reconfigure the default settings since they are designed align with your computer.
Note: If you are a Mac user, please download AllMyMusic for Mac to convert audio files
Step 2: Output settings
When you navigate to the main interface, there is one of two things you can do. You can either hit the "Add.." button to import your target files, or you could directly drag and drop the target files to the conversion window. Once you have loaded all your music files, you can now click the "Settings" button to set output video resolution and others and choose the output format that you would like your music files converted to, including the bit rate for the same.
Step 3: Start remove DRM from Audible AAX/AA
Simply click on the "Start" button which is located at the lower-right of the main window to begin conversion. In a few moments, your audio files will be converted and you can now share the audiobooks with no restrictions.
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