Question

How to transfer audiobook from Audible.com to the player?

Answer

Before you start, make sure:

  • The software called AudibleManager is installed in your computer. The software is provided by Audible.com and is available from the website (www.audible.com);
  • You have a working Audible account in Audible.com;
  • You have an audiobook under your Audible account. 

To transfer an audiobook from Audible.com to the player, you need to (A) download the audiobook from Audible.com to your computer; and (B) transfer the audiobook from the computer to the player.

If it is the first time that you transfer an audiobook to the player, you also need to add your player as one of the device in the AudibleManager. The instructions are also mentioned below.

To download the audiobook to your computer:

  1. Visit www.audible.com
  2. Log in to your Audible account.
  3. Go to My Library


  4. Choose the audiobook that you want to transfer. Under the column Format, make sure the file chosen is either “Enhanced” or “format 4” .
    Tip: Enhanced format is recommended for better sound quality. 


  5. Click on Download It to download the chosen audiobook to your computer. 


  6. Download would be started. Depending on the speed of internet connection and the size of the book, it may take a while. 


  7. When the download is completed, launch AudibleManager in the computer.
  8. Click on Library under Audible Folders to check that the downloaded audiobook is present. 

To add the player as one of the device in AudibleManager:

  1. Launch AudibleManager in the computer.
  2. Use a USB cable to connect your player to the computer.
  3. On the AudibleManager window, click on Add New Device under Mobile Devices.


  4. Make sure the computer is connected to the Internet. Click on Yes


  5. Scroll down the list and select Philips GoGear (selected models). Then click on OK


  6. When the following box appears, click on OK to close AudibleManager.
    Note: DO NOT disconnect the player from the computer. 


  7. Launch AudibleManager again. The player is now added under Mobile Devices. 

To transfer an audiobook from the computer to your player:

  1. Use a USB cable to connect your player to the computer.
  2. Check whether your player is listed under Mobile Device of the AudibleManager window. If no, refer to the above to add the player as one of the devices in AudibleManager. 


  3. Click on Library under Audible Folders to see the audiobooks stored in the computer. 


  4. Click on the audiobook that you want to transfer to the player.


  5. Click on Add to Device.


  6. If you are asked to activate your device, enter the username and password of your Audible account to activate. 


  7. The transfer of the audiobook from the computer to the player starts. Depending on the size of the book, this may take a while. 


  8. The audiobook is now successfully transferred to the player.
    Tip: If the audiobook is not visible, click on Refresh Device.

Should you have any question about the AudibleManager software or your Audible account, contact Audible.com (www.audible.com).

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