Do you have the habit of listening to audiobooks before going to bed? This essay will introduce you how to set sleep timer on Audible App on Android & iOS devices, Windows & Mac computers and fix the problem of sleep timer not working.
“Can anybody tell me how to set Audible sleep timer on my iPhone 11? My bedtime story always play all night and I want to set a timer to stop it.”
Audible, as an audiobook giant, provides readers with rich and colorful contents. After a busy day, listening to an audiobook before sleeping will make you feel relaxed. But if you fall asleep, how do you stop the audiobook being played? Wonderfully, Audible App provides sleep timer function to users. That is to say you can set sleep timer on Audible App, which can prevent audiobooks from playing all night after you fall asleep, otherwise you will find that audiobooks may have been finished when you wake up. In the previous article, we showed you how to upload Audible audiobooks to Google Drive, today we are going to introduce you how to set Audible sleep timer on Android & iOS devices, Windows & Mac computers and fix sleep timer not working issue.
Audible App has built-in sleep timer function, it can enable you to set a timer to finish the bedtime story you listened before sleeping. With sleep timer, you can listen to audiobook without worrying that your Audible App will play audiobooks all night. Here are the detailed steps on how to set Audible sleep timer on Android and iOS devices.
Step 1. Download and install the Audible App from application store.
Step 2. Run Audible App and choose an audiobook to play, the player screen will be showed up.
Step 3. Hit on the ‘Sleep Timer’ icon in the bottom of the screen.
Step 4. Set your sleep timer as needed, such as 8 minutes, 15 minutes, 30 minutes or end of chapters, you can even custom by yourself. After setting the sleep timer, the audiobook will automatically stop playing according to the time you set.
#1 Set Sleep Timer on Audible App (Windows Computer)
The procedure to set Audible sleep timer on Windows are similar to Android/iOS devices.
Step 1. Download and install the ‘Audiobooks from the Audible’ App to your computer from Microsoft Store.
Step 2. Open the ‘Audiobooks from the Audible’ App on your Windows computer, chose one audiobook to play to open the player screen. The Sleep Timer icon is located the main screen of the Windows Audible App, click it directly.
Step 3. Now you can set a sleep timer to stop it from playing audiobooks when you fall asleep. Like Android/iOS devices, you can personalize set the length according to your needs.
#2 Set Audible Sleep Timer(Mac Computer)
Due to there is no Audible App for Mac computers, you can play Audible audiobooks by using Apple Books on Mac computers.
Step 1. Download Audible books to Mac from Audible.com, then transfer the downloaded Audible books to Apple books. You can also transfer Audible books to iTunes.
Step 2. Tap the ‘More’ icon (three-dot image) next to the audiobook in the left corner.
Step 3. Move your mouse over ‘Sleep Timer’ > choose a timer length.
Extra Tips: How to Solve Audible Sleep Timer Not Working Issue?
Way 1. For both mobile devices and computers, shut down the Audible App, wait a while before restarting it.
Way 2. Restore your Audible App to factory settings and clear the storage and cache of downloaded audiobooks.
Way 3. Uninstall and reinstall the Audible App on your device. In general, reinstalling the software can fix many inherent problems.
Way 4. Check whether the software needs to be updated. Sometimes the software update is not timely, which will affect the use of some functions.
Way 5. If the ways we listed above cannot solve Audible sleep timer not working issue, you can download other media players to play Audible audiobook you downloaded, and set sleep timer on it.
There are many media players with sleep timer function in the App Store on the market, you can
play downloaded Audible audiobooks on the player, then set the sleep timer. However, the Audible DRM protection built into the audiobook does not allow you to do this directly. The audiobooks are encoded as AA/AAX format, which can not play on non-Audible-approval devices.
To overcome this difficulty, you can convert Audible AA/AAX to MP3, M4A and other popular formats which can be compatible with the most devices, and the you can transfer converted Audible files to your devices and players so that you can set Audible sleep timer as you like.
TunesBank Audible Converter is a powerful Audible to common formats converter, specially designed for restricted Audible users. This amazing tool can not only crack the Audible DRM from audiobooks, but also convert Audible to MP3, M4A, WAV, FLAC without authorize the Audible account in iTunes App. In this way, you can download and play Audible on any MP3 player freely. Additionally, it has built-in Split function, which can let you divide the large audiobooks into multiples segments by chapters or time. Moreover, the 100% original audio quality, ID3 tags and chapter info like book title, cover, artist, author, etc., will be preserved in the output files. After converting, you can get unrestricted Audible audiobooks and you can set Audible sleep timer on any players and devices with sleep timer function according to your needs.
Main Features of TunesBank Audible Converter:
- Crack the DRM encryption from Audible audiobooks.
- Convert Audible AA/AAX to MP3, M4A, FLAC, WAV format.
- Work up to 100X fast speed and support to convert in batches.
- Remain original quality, ID3 tags and chapters information, etc.
- Divide large audiobooks into small clips by chapters, parts or time.
- Transfer Audible books to any device and player to set sleep timer.
Guide:Convert Audible to MP3 to Transfer to Any Devices & Players
In this part, you can learn how to remove Audible DRM and convert Audible AA/AAX audiobooks to MP3 and other popular formats with TunesBank Audible Converter. In this way, you can play DRM-free Audible audiobooks on any player and device with sleep timer function, and you can set sleep timer as you like.
Step 1. Launch TunesBank Audible Converter on Computer
Download,install and launch the TunesBank Audible Converter on your computer.
Step 2. Import Downloaded Audible Audiobooks to TunesBank
Download Audible books from Audible.com to your computer. Just drag and drop the downloaded Audible books to the TunesBank Converter, or click “Add File” button to select the downloaded audiobooks you want convert, then import them to TunesBank.
Step 3. Choose MP3 as Output Format
To play Audible audiobooks on any device and player, just choose MP3 by clicking the “Output Format”. You can also customize the Sample Rate, Bit Rate and divide the audiobook into smaller clips in this steps.
Step 4. Convert Audible Audiobooks to MP3
After all settings is preset, click “Convert All” button to convert Audible AA and AAX audiobooks to MP3 format.
Step 5. Get the Converted Audible MP3 Files
When the converting is completed, turn to the “Completed” tab and click the “Open File” button to locate the converted Audible MP3 audiobooks in the output folder. Now you get the DRM-free Audible files and transfer them to any device and player without any limitations. Then you can set Audible sleep timer on them freely.
You can set sleep timer on Audible App to prevent you from falling asleep and forget to stop playing audiobooks. Although it is a humanized function, there will be malfunctions sometimes. After trying several fix ways, if you still can’t set Audible sleep timer. TunesBank Audible Converter is a good helper for you to remove DRM protection and convert Audible AA/AAX formats to MP3, M4A and other popular formats which can be compatible with any device and player. So that you can transfer converted Audible files to any device and player with sleep timer function, and set sleep timer on them without restrictions.