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Adding YouTube Vids

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Rowan
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Interest in HF: I love history, but it's boring in school. Historical fiction brings it alive for me.
Preferred HF: Iron-Age Britain, Roman Britain, Medieval Britain
Location: New Orleans
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Adding YouTube Vids

Postby Rowan » Wed November 2nd, 2011, 2:02 pm

How do I add a YouTube video so that the video appears in the thread? I can't seem to figure it out here. :confused:

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Divia
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Location: Always Cloudy, Central New York

Postby Divia » Wed November 2nd, 2011, 10:44 pm

Well, thats not good. I can't use embeded links. Hmmmm. Maybe its an admin issue.

<iframe width="420" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/4xGyU9lzPik" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
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boswellbaxter
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Location: North Carolina
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Postby boswellbaxter » Sat November 5th, 2011, 1:34 am

The latest version of the software allows us to embed videos. I need to purchase a new license before I can download that. Maybe in a couple of weeks I'll be able to do that, depending on how the bills go.
Susan Higginbotham
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Misfit
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Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Sat November 5th, 2011, 2:15 am

"boswellbaxter" wrote:The latest version of the software allows us to embed videos. I need to purchase a new license before I can download that. Maybe in a couple of weeks I'll be able to do that, depending on how the bills go.


My two cents (as a member, not as a mod) are that it isn't something we need bad enough to warrant spending extra $$$ for.
At home with a good book and the cat...
...is the only place I want to be

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boswellbaxter
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Postby boswellbaxter » Sat November 5th, 2011, 3:07 am

Well, I do need to get a new license sometime. In the meantime, I did fix it so you can attach .wmv files.
Susan Higginbotham

Coming in October: The Woodvilles





http://www.susanhigginbotham.com/

http://www.susanhigginbotham.com/blog/

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Ludmilla
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Location: Georgia USA

Postby Ludmilla » Sun November 6th, 2011, 1:49 am

I don't know why we need to embed videos. Personally, I find it obnoxious when people get too liberal with it. Links work just fine.

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Divia
Bibliomaniac
Location: Always Cloudy, Central New York

Postby Divia » Sun November 6th, 2011, 2:58 pm

We have an enbedded rule on a website where I moderate because often times links can bring you to a lot of swear words. While we are all adults here I assume we are a family friendly site.
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