Audiobook Builder
Audiobook Builder
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Audiobook Builder

Version 2.2.1

Import Audiobook CDs or other audio to iPod.

Audiobook Builder overview

Audiobook Builder makes it easy to turn your audio CDs, MP3s, M4As, and other audio files into audiobooks for your iPhone, iPod or iPad. Join audio, create enhanced chapter stops, adjust quality settings and let Audiobook Builder handle the rest. When it finishes you get one or a few audiobook tracks in iTunes® instead of hundreds or even thousands of music tracks!

Key Features:
  • Audio file joining: Already ripped your CDs? There's no need to suffer through it again.
  • Enhanced chapter stops: Custom artwork you specify will appear in iTunes and on iPods with a color display.
  • Adjustable quality settings: Start with the included presets, but feel free to customize each project's audio settings to suit your personal taste.
  • iTunes integration: Drag and drop straight from iTunes to your Audiobook Builder projects. Audiobook Builder can also send its output directly to a special playlist in iTunes.
  • Quite a memory: Each Audiobook Builder project's audio data is contained in the project document file, so you are free to start a project now, take a break and return to finish your project later. You can even move projects between Macs, if necessary.

What’s new in version 2.2.1

Updated on Jan 07 2022

Fixes:
  • Corrects an issue that can cause error -17771 when building.

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    Mcr
    Mcr
    Jan 8 2019
    2.0
    5.0
    Jan 8 2019
    5.0
    Version: 2.0
    Long time version 1.x user, just upgraded to 2.0 for $2 (no brainer). Now 64-bit and runs great and fast on Mojave. Thumbs up to Splasm for even offering an upgrade discount; they could just as easily justified charging full $4.95 regardless, given how long ago 1.x came out, and I don't think many 1.x users would have been upset. I mean $2 won't even get you a large order of fries at most hamburger fast food places.
    estanislau
    estanislau
    Jul 10 2018
    1.5.7
    5.0
    Jul 10 2018
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.7
    Desconheço, no momento, melhor editor para audiobooks. Segundo os desenvolvedores, uma nova versão esta em desenvolvimento, e a versão atual será compatível com o novo macOS Mojave.
    Haffback
    Haffback
    Aug 8 2017
    1.5.7
    5.0
    Aug 8 2017
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.7
    This is the goto, one stop app for converting multiple disk audiobooks to files to use on an iPhone/ipad/ipod. Response support as well.
    Funjoy
    Funjoy
    Sep 17 2016
    1.5.6
    5.0
    Sep 17 2016
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.6
    If you want to concatenate zillions of audiobook files into a single one (which also reduces total size), this solid app is ideal. I've had it for years and use it a few times a year.
    Mcr
    Mcr
    Sep 17 2016
    1.5.6
    5.0
    Sep 17 2016
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.6
    I've been using this for YEARS. I get a lot of online audiobooks from the library (Overdrive system) which comes in MP3s. This makes it so easy to convert to AAC with chapters, adds the metadata and cover art. My wife goes through 4-5 audiobooks a week so a real time saver.

    For audiobooks CDs (if you can still even find those), often they have dozens of tracks, up to 99, per CD. Some of the tracks are only a few minutes in length. After ripping the tracks, this program makes it easy to combine many small tracks into larger more convenient length for listening.

    BTW, version 1.5.5 works fine from 10.6 (Snow Leopard) through 10.11 (El Cap)
    jmpattersonjm
    jmpattersonjm
    Aug 12 2016
    1.5.5
    5.0
    Aug 12 2016
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.5
    This app has really saved me time. I get audio cd from the lib was ripping to iTunes and wanted to condense all the files to one disk. So I had to open in toast titanium and save as disk image, then import to iTunes and convert to mp3 along with renaming. Now all done with one app.
    Robert-Gere
    Robert-Gere
    Aug 1 2016
    1.5.5
    5.0
    Aug 1 2016
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.5
    As an audiobook addict and Audible.com subscriber, I still find myself acquiring books on CDs, Audiobook Builder makes the process easy. I have used it for over 5 years with no serious problems and the occasion request for support always gets a quick response. I bought is when it was $19.95 and thought it the best purchase ever. At $4.95 it is a steal.
    Bumbleb
    Bumbleb
    Jan 8 2016
    1.5.4
    5.0
    Jan 8 2016
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.4
    Just a quickie to say the Audiobook Builder is a GREAT piece of software, and that I'm so glad the developer keeps it current. As another reviewer wrote; Audiobook Builder hasn't had any features added for years, but it really doesn't need any. I'm glad the developer keeps it simple, and instead just keep on refining it. I can't recall a single time this app has caused me any trouble. Honestly, I think the developer should raise the price. 7.99, 9.99 or up to $14 would be perfectly reasonable for this great app.
    Basti79
    Basti79
    Jan 2 2016
    1.5.4
    5.0
    Jan 2 2016
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.4
    I am using AB since a very long time. Admitted, there hasn't been any functional update since years, but on the other hand, there isn't anything really missing in this app either. It works. The audiobooks it creates are of really good quality and the app is stable. So nothing to complain about - it's a good solution.
    Drdul
    Drdul
    Nov 15 2015
    1.5.3
    5.0
    Nov 15 2015
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.3
    Audiobook Builder is also available through the Mac App Store (currently discounted to free), where the dev has noted that a new build is coming soon for El Capitan.
    Sherwood-Botsford
    Sherwood-Botsford
    Oct 30 2015
    1.5.3
    3.5
    Oct 30 2015
    3.5
    Version: 1.5.3
    While a very useful program, it is missing a key feature: Job queueing. It takes several minutes per book to slurp up the files, then several more minutes to build the audio book. And while it's doing either of these, you can't do anything else with it. You can get around this by duplicating the app folder giving it a new name, say AudioBuilder2.app, but now you have to keep track of multiple items, and making a mistake is easy. I wish I could do this: * Select tracks. * Click build -- none of this slurping data in, then clicking build. * Now while it's building that one, select my next set of tracks.... In this way I could set up and build 20 books at a time or so. I have written to the authors with this idea 2 years ago. A new version hasn't come out in that time.
    JonStuck
    JonStuck
    Sep 20 2015
    1.5.3
    3.5
    Sep 20 2015
    3.5
    Version: 1.5.3
    Doe not work with 10.11 (El Captain). I have a stack of Books waiting to be done. Other than that it is the best solution I have found.
    ValS1724
    ValS1724
    Aug 1 2014
    1.5.3
    5.0
    Aug 1 2014
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.3
    Audiobook Builder is a marvelous intuitive method for converting CDs into a complete audio book capable of being played on any mobile device. If I can use it, anyone can, it's easy! A great app for listening to audiobooks while your work out or do crafts.
    Istra
    Istra
    Jun 23 2014
    1.5.3
    5.0
    Jun 23 2014
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.3
    price on the developer's website is $4.95 ($9,95 is for the "family pack")
    Drdul
    Drdul
    May 21 2014
    1.5.3
    5.0
    May 21 2014
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.3
    Audiobook Builder is easy to use and does exactly what it says it will do, every time without problems. A fast and easy way to create audiobooks at a reasonable price.
    Philosopherdog
    Philosopherdog
    Apr 8 2014
    1.5.3
    5.0
    Apr 8 2014
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.3
    Simply a brilliant little app. The only suggestion I have is to not force the user to create a project in order to convert some files. This should be optional. Just save it to a temp file. Most audio book conversions are a one off.
    Makmic
    Makmic
    Oct 22 2012
    1.5.3
    4.5
    Oct 22 2012
    4.5
    Version: 1.5.3
    Really complete, with a lot of options. But not a s simple to use AudioBook Binder
    Revco
    Revco
    Sep 5 2011
    1.5.2
    0.0
    Sep 5 2011
    0.0
    Version: 1.5.2
    It would be nice if this app didn't include all the audio files within the saved doc. Actually, it's ridiculous that it doesn't just save references to the original files. My saved doc is around 2GB and I still need to add several chapters.
    Cgc
    Cgc
    Aug 3 2011
    1.5.2
    5.0
    Aug 3 2011
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.2
    Great app, better than the other's I've tried; and it's only $5.99 on the AppStore.
    orsi
    orsi
    Jul 26 2011
    1.5.2
    5.0
    Jul 26 2011
    5.0
    Version: 1.5.2
    As an audiobook lover, I fell in love with the easiness and possibilities of Audiobook Builder. I used this app for many years to build hundreds of audiobooks from different sources. I never had any problems. The interface is very clever and the developer is permanently adding really useful features. If you are tired to handle a bunch of files for a single audiobook, or you want to build sophisticated audiobooks, you seriously should keep an eye on this application. For less than 10 $ it's probably the best investment I've ever made.
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