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iTunes store, Audiobook purchase -> The Stand, missing several hours

I recently bought the audiobook The Stand by Stephen King. I enjoyed the firs part (about 7.58.43 hours). Then it suddenly jumped to part 3 and I realized I was missing all of part 2. The book is ...
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Play audiobooks with chapter selection on iOS

I have a number of DRM free Audio Books which I listen to while walking the dog, when I put them on my iPod Classic I can scroll through the chapters and pick which one I want to listen to. On my ...
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Audiobook ends up being two books on iPhone

I have an audiobook on my laptop (Moby Dick, which I ripped from CDs). I want to put it on my iPhone so I can listen to it on a long car ride. On my laptop, I see it as one book: And when I select my ...
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Upgraded my iPhone from 3gs to 5. How do I move my audiobooks onto the new iPhone?

I just bought a new iPhone but own a small library of audiobooks bought through iTunes that are on the old phone. I sort of assumed I could simply redownload the purchased books onto the new phone as ...
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Since upgrade to iOS my phone does not remember position in audiobooks

I upgraded my iPhone 3GS to iOS 6 from iOS 5 last week. Since then the phone doesn't remember its position in audiobooks any more and most often (sometimes it remembers the position) starts at the ...
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Can't I listen to purchased audiobooks on two devices?

Just purchased an audiobook through iTunes on my iPhone but when I tried to download the book for my living room iPod Touch iTunes said I needed to repurchase it? Can't I download Audiobooks to two ...
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audiobooks syncing problem

I've downloaded audiobooks from OverDrive Media Console to my computer with no problem. When I sync my Iphone 4 to my computer, the book chapters don't sync in chronological order: what can I do to ...
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IPod touch audiobook not displaying

audio book from the library is on the IPod and shows up under books in ITunes, with three others, but this one doesn't display under audio books on the IPod itself
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Add podcast-like chapters to audiobooks

I have a number of audiobooks that are very long (10 or more CDs). I don't like having them all in separate files because when you leave and come back, you're scrolling through hundreds of files to ...
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What does setting Media Kind to Audiobook do?

If I change the Media Kind option on a track to Audiobook, what does effects does that have on my iTunes library? How does it change the presentation and functionality of the track?
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Is there a way to sort audio by file name in the music app on iOS 5?

I got an MP3 audiobook download for Christmas. The downloaded and unzipped files are named in this manner: 01 Prologue.mp3 02 Chapter 1 - Don't start yappin.mp3 03 Chapter 2 - Stack Exchangin ...
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Can I load and play audibooks on the iPod shuffle 2GB?

Can I load and play audibooks on the iPod shuffle 2GB? If so, how many standard novels can I fit on there, am I only allowed to download from the iTunes shop or can I also load from the library?
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Best way to convert MP3 audiobooks to M4B ones?

I am looking for the best way to convert convert MP3 audiobooks to M4B ones. Minimize the quality loose on recompression. Optionally be able to auto-choose best M4A/M4B compression method based on ...
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Audiobook files do not play correctly in iOS 5

I upgraded to iOS 5 on my iPhone 4 and now I cannot play audiobooks correctly. When I transfer audiobooks to my phone using Overdrive they show up in the book section but are unable to play. I have ...
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How can I upload audiobooks to iTunes Match, or sync w/out matching?

I have numerous audiobooks that I've manually ripped to <96kbps mp3 format. The steps I've taken to adhere to Apple's iTunes Match policy to get these files available to match are as follows: ...
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Free Audio Book (m4a) creator for Mac?

Is there any free and easy to use audiobook creator for Mac? I need something that could create a .m4b audio book from several .mp3 files and eventually audio tracks. Also possibility to create ...
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iOS Audiobook player without iTunes media library

I would really like to find an audiobook player that works on iOS without using the iTunes media library. Here is my problem: iTunes (on Mac) mixes audio and e- books together. I have a fair sized ...
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Scrubbing chapters and not losing stop points on audiobooks on iPod nano

Is there a way to scrub through a chapter on the 6th gen nano? I have only been able to scrub chapter to chapter which isn't useful when you become distracted and want to rewind 30 seconds. Is there ...