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firefox now downloads files from audible and MP4 instead of AAX. Why?
Until the recent upgrade Firefox downloaded files from audible as AAX. Now it downloads them as MP4 & are totally useless. Why the change?
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The download type is determined by audible, not Firefox. Firefox is at the bottom, following what it was told.
Unfortunately the problem is with Firefox 94! I have been downloading books from Audible (US, UK & AU) for over twenty years, mainly with Firefox. It started acting up only after version 94 was released. When it happened the first time I contacted Audible & they suggested trying a different browser. I tried the 'Brave browser' and 'Safari'. Brave downloaded the book as an '.aa' file and Safari as an 'aax' file. Yesterday I tried 'Opera' and it also downloaded as an '.aax' file.
Yesterday I also tried on my PowerBook Mac using an older version (87) of Firefox and it started downloading it as an 'aax' file before I stopped it.
Also, when the first time it happened I did try changing the extension but iTunes would not allow me to import it.