Are there books in your Audible library that are taking up a little too much space on your iOS device? With a simple process, you can remove them. This will teach you how to conserve that much-needed space on your device.
Delete Audible books by hidding finished titles
There will be some audible books that you’re sure you won’t see them for a long time, but you don’t wish them to be deleted altogether from your device. Then you can choose to hide them in your device.(Take Audible for iPad app as an example)
Firstly, open the Audible app on your iPad.
Then, tap on “Device”, you are now at audible library. Choose the book you want to hide and open it.
Tap the overflow menu (three dots) to the right of your selected audiobook.
Tap “Mark as Finished”.
Tap the “filter” icon from the left area. By default this is set to “All title”, if you click on it then from the dropdown menu you will see “Unfinished”.
Tap it and back to the home library, you will see that the marked audible files are not shown up. You could skip the one you hate and keep listening what you like.
The same feature on Android, steps will be a little different but nearly the same, just use the filter option and select “Hide finished title”.
Delete Audible books from Kindle device
We know that Audible contents are often read on Kindle / Kindle Oasis / Kindle Fire HD / Fire tablets.
Here take my Kindle Fire HD as an example to point out you ways to delete Audible books from Kindle eReaders and tablets devices.
By default, downloaded audible audiobooks are going to be saved under the “Device” or “Downloaded” tab from the “My Library” screen.
Tap on “Device” or “Downloaded”, then press and hold the title which you would like to get rid of for one or two seconds. When a replacement small window pops up, tap “Remove from Device” options please.
Another simple way you can use is connecting your Kindle devices to your computer via USB.
Just delete those files from “Audible” folder. Done.
Don’t worry that both methods only help remove audible contents from your local device, you will not miss them and whenever you would like to concentrate to them again you can re-download those titles.
Delete Audible books from iphone/ipad/ipod
We can delete audio books from the IOS audible app.
Open Audible app and open “My Library”. If you opened one audiobook, you’ll find the “My Library” at the bottom-left corner of the screen.
Touch “Delete” button near the highest screen. you will see a red circle on the left side of the audiobook cover. Tap read circle that you simply want to delete.
From the proper side, you’ll see a red “Remove” button. Confirm “Remove”.
You can also attend “Setting” — “General” — “Usage” — “Manage Storage” — “Music”, then locate the audiobook and choose the one you would like to get rid of . this is often also very easy and no must use a computer but just with our device.
Delete Audible books from android
The first method is directly deleting from Audible app. Just open Audible app and open the audible library.
You will see all of your audiobooks within the library. Perform an extended tap on the audiobook or click the three dots on the proper side of the chosen book, then you’ll see a sink menu, from which select “Remove from Device” to tap, done.
To delete audible books from android, you can also attempt to delete them directly from the local drive by connecting to the pc .
Delete Audible books from computer
We can delete from Audible Manager. Audible Manager helps us save downloaded ADH audio files as AA/AAX, so if we could find the aa/aax location, we will directly delete the downloaded titles to get rid of audible audiobooks.
(Windows 7/8/10) C:\Users\username\documents\audible\programs\downloads.
(Win 10 Audible app) C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\Packages\AudibleInc.AudibleforWindowsPhone_…\LocalState\Content
Deleting audible files from Win 10 can use the Audible app. Deleting directly from audible app also will assist you .
Delete Audible books from iTunes
Removing audible books from iTunes will assist you delete them from your iPad/ iPod/ iPhone/ Mac computer once you sync.
Open iTunes. Choose “Audiobooks” section, right-click the audio book you would like to get rid of .
From the new menu please select “Delete from library”.
You may receive a prompt says “Are you sure you would like to delete the chosen audiobooks from your iTunes library?”.
Click on “Delete Audiobooks”.
Delete Audible books from library/cloud
You will discover that those deleted audible files will still in your cloud or library. If you would like to delete them permanently, for any reason, please visit Amazon official site on your computer with a browser and log in to your Amazon account.
Go to the “Manage Your Content and Devices” page, choose “Your Content” area, here you’ll see there was a button that says “Books”.
Click “Books” to reveal more options and choose “Audiobooks” from the sink menu. Then you’ll see your audible books library. Select titles you would like to get rid of and click on on the yellow button “Delete”.
A new window will crop up to tip you that are you sure. “Yes delete permanently”. it’s going to take a coupon of seconds for your action to reflect in your library.
If your Audible account isn’t related to Amazon account, (most folks use seperate, right?), you ought to contact Audible customer center to unravel the matter . I’ve tried to contact them and that i was told to exchange my purchased titles to a different audible books. If neither of the suggested solution we like, the way to delete audible from cloud? No, Audible don’t allow us to delete files permanently by ourselves!
Though I’m not so satisfied with their answer but I could understand that, maybe they only worry if sometimes we would like to concentrate to the previously purchased audiobook but we’ve moved it out then we should always buy the title again. To avoid this problem or more like this, i will be able to recommend use this tool, Epubor Audible Converter, to copy purchased audible books, because it helps us convert audible aa/aax to common MP3.
How to delete books, audiobooks, or PDFs from your Mac
- Click Library at the highest of the window, then click All Books within the sidebar.
- Click the item you would like to delete or remove. If the item is a component of a series, first open the series, then click it.
- Choose Edit > Delete from the menu bar, then confirm when prompted.
- If the choice to Delete is dimmed after you click Edit, that item isn’t downloaded to your Mac.