This error can be resolved by unchecking the convert higher bit rate songs option for your iPhone, iPad, or iPod.

  1. Connect your device to your computer.
  2. Open iTunes (if it doesn't launch automatically).
  3. In iTunes, click on the Device icon in the top-left corner to open the device "Summary."
    Screenshot of the Device icon in iTunes
  4. Under "Options," uncheck Convert higher bit rate songs to 128 kbps AAC, then click Apply.
    Screenshot of the convert higher bit rate option in iTunes
  5. Try transferring an audiobook to your Apple device using OverDrive for Windows or Mac again.
Last Updated: Jan 05, 2017 10:07AM EST