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Simple Way to Upload Audible Audiobooks to iCloud


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With iCloud, all your inbox, calendar, contacts, and other important information are accessible whether you are using your iPhone or desktop. If you lose your Apple device, iCloud is built with tools that can help you get it back.


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Can I Upload Audiobooks from Audible to iCloud


Because of iCloud can help to store and retrieve files through all Apple devices, many Audible audiobook listeners might want to move their favorite books to the iCloud for backup. As we all know, iTunes Match allows you to move all of your music files to iCloud Music Library using iTunes on a Mac or PC. It supports the file formats including AAC, MP3, WAV, AIFF, M4A, M4P, H.264. However, audiobooks purchased from Audible with the file extensions .aa and .aax are protected by encryption technology. Obviously, iTunes Match isn't compitable with Audible audiobooks. So is it possible to backup audiobook from Audible to iCloud?


In this article, we will mainly talk about how to convert Audible audiobooks and upload the converted audiobooks to iCloud.

Convert Audible Audiobooks to iTunes Match Supported Formats

In order to upload Audible audiobooks to the iCloud, it is necessary to convert Audible audiobooks to iTunes Match supported formats like AAC. Sidify Apple Music Converter is such an Audible AudioBook conversion tool for you. It enables you to convert Audible AA or AAX to common AAC or MP3 with lossless quality.

Key Features of Sidify Apple Music Converter

Sidify Apple Music Converter

  • OKConvert Apple Music and iTunes M4P music to MP3, AAC, FLAC or WAV;
  • OKUnlock from iTunes M4A, M4B & Audible AA, AAX audiobooks;
  • OKPreserve 100% lossless sound quality after conversion;
  • OK10X Conversion Speed; Keep all ID3 Tags and metadata.

Step 1 Download and install this Audiobook Converter

Sidify Apple Music Converter is compitable with both Mac and Windows os, download installation package below as you need and install it using the package installation wizard.

Main interface of Sidify Apple Music Converter

Step 2 Add Audible audiobooks to the program

Launch the iTunes, you'll need to authorize your Audible account by selecting Account → Authorization → Authorize Audible account. On iTunes, click "File>new>playlist" to creat a new playlist and name it after the title of the audiobook. Then, drag the audible audiobooks into the new playlist.

Open the Sidify program, you can click + button, it will pop up iTunes library window. Switch to Audiobooks on the top left panel, then all your audiobooks will be listed and you can select the audiobooks you want to convert.

Add Audiobooks tracks

Step 3 Set the output format

To move Audible audiobooks to iCloud, you can click setting button to set AAC or MP3 as the output format.

Set output as M4A

Step 4 Start converting Audible audiobooks

You can click Convert button to start conversion process. When the conversion completed, all the converted Audible audiobooks can be easily found on Output Folder. Then you can import the converted files to your iTunes.

Converting Audiobooks

Step 5 Upload converted Audible audiobooks to iCloud

Before we started, please make sure the devices with the same Apple ID and have iCloud Music Library turned on. IOS users can turn on the iCloud Music Library from Settings > Music panel. On a computer, you can click go to the preferences of iTunes and make sure the 'iCloud Music Library' option is selected under general tab. iTunes will automatically scan your iTunes library for matches. It might take some time for iTunes Match to upload your converted Audible audiobooks from iTunes on a Mac or PC to iCloud Music Library.

Turn on iCloud Music library on computer

Note: The trial version of Sidify Apple Music converter has 3-minute conversion limit. If you want to unlock the time limitation, you can purchase the full version of Sidify with $39.95.

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