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getting video dimensions

when attaching videos (eg. .flv) to a post - is it possible to query its dimensions? the problem is - i've got videos in 4:3 and 16:9 format and i need to get this information. any ideas? thanks
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Pull Youtube Link from 2nd WP_Editor

I have 2 WP_Editors, 1 is the main editor I use for content and the 2nd is an editor I use for the user to insert videos and any extra content describing the video. My question is, is there an easy ...
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Lightbox Plus ColorBox plugin and auto playing YouTube video

I'm using WP v3.6 and v2.6 of the plugin and using inline lightboxes to open a YouTube video embeded with an iframe. My boss wants the video to play when the lightbox opens. So originally I tried: ...
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filter get_children to return all mime types EXCEPT 'x'

Like it says on the tin - Im trying to create a list of post attachments that includes everything except say audio, which I'll feed into a player instead. The filter needs to be generic: 'audio' ...
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Using _e() on text inside video tags prints that text, instead of only showing when html5 <video> element is not supported

I'm creating a wordpress theme in which I'm creating a shortcode for a video. Part of the output of this shortcode is something like this: $result .= '<video class="fullWidth" width="auto" ...
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Video shortcode - autoplay all videos

How can I autoplay all videos added by video shortcode? I can make only one of them autoplay if only one has autoplay attribute set to 1, and others to 0, otherwise all are stopped.
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How to overwrite youtube embed?

I really like how you can just paste a URL right into the post... such as: http://youtube.com/watch?v=xyz or http://vimeo.com/123456 What I want to do is change the default code for this to support ...
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Find Videos Inside a Post

What can be an efficient way to determine videos that may be embedded in a post? If the embed code is directly added to a post, it is easy to determine using regular expressions but some plugins ...
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<video> tags disappear on pages (but not on posts!)

I'm creating my first theme. If I add the following content to a post, the video displays fine on the site: <p style="text-align: center;"><video width="320" height="240" controls="...
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Videos via the video shortcode are always 640px wide?

I've run into a particular problem with the Video Shorcode of WP. I can't seem to change the size of the player with the attributes of the Shortcode. This happens on multiple sites with multiple ...
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Have video content populate page from upload sub-directory?

My question yesterday was too broad on this subject, so I will be specific: I teach music classes and at the end of the class, we record several short (30 second-3 minute) videos for the parts people ...
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Wordpress 3.6 Video shortcodes in template

I understand the video shortcodes work fine when inserted into a post. Easy. What about when you want to have more control about where the video should be displayed. I would like to use something ...
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How to make a video play for homepage?

I would like to add a video (autoplay) before the visitor go into my wp blog (maybe just the homepage, not every post), how could this be possible? I think javascript maybe the best choose? Could ...
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Videos in posts are not rendered

I have a wordpress website, but the blog/post side of things wont display videos even when using the insert media/video link. It just shows the code up. What page/file do I need to edit and where to ...
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188 views

How to play a video without using plugin?

I want to play a video inside my site itself without using any plugins. How can I do that?
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How to play amazon S3 videos in wordpress 3.6?

The latest release of WP has its own media player (mediaelement.js), to include and play a video we no more need a separate media player now. My question is How can I make the [video] shortcode work ...
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How to use the new wp_read_video_metadata function

I see in WordPress 3.6 that you can read metadata from video and audio files. I have read through the codex (http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_read_video_metadata), and even tried to ...
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How to handle valueless attributes in shortcodes?

Some HTML elements accept valueless attributes such as <input disabled /> or <video autoplay /> How do I handle this case with shortcodes where I want to disable autoplay by default (= ...
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Are self-hosted videos a good idea? [closed]

I was wondering if I should use a service like Vimeo or instead choose to host my video on my server ? I built a family website: it's password-protected, not indexed by search engines, etc. It would ...
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YouTube Sidebar Widget - YouTube service unavailable

I'm using WordPress 3.5 and YouTube Sidebar Widget 1.3.2. The plugin display service is unavailable. Why have I encountered service unavailable? The YouTube video is set to be public and embeddable.
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Do_Shortcode not working for Embed

I'm trying to use Custom Field types to embed Youtube videos in a more organized fashion and using the Do_Shortcode() would seem to work perfectly, however this: <?php echo do_shortcode('[embed]...
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How to fetch all videos in custom page which uploaded in wp-admin (Media) in wordpress

I want to fetch all videos which are uploaded in back end wp-admin media. How to show all videos or audios which I uploaded on a custom page?
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how to add new .webm mime types

i tried google but no success yet. I am trying to upload .webm and .ogg video types in wordpress ( for html5 video ofcourse) I am getting error like Baki fula.webm” has failed to upload due to an ...
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How can i make like this structure?

Sorry, i'm newbie user Wordpress. Want a accordion list like this: News News 1 News 2 News 3 And when click a accordion item, get image/video slider. How can i make like this? Thank you Sample ...
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Viddler oEmbed not working with specified width

I'm working on a widget that embeds videos using oEmbed and I'm testing it out using the default providers in WordPress. So far, they are all working fine, except Viddler. The video is displayed, but ...
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videopress videos are not displayed when loading the content with ajax in a lightbox

I'm using videopress and I'm adding the videos into posts with the videopress shortcode, and when I visit the post I can see the videos and play them, but the problem is when loading the post with ...
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Fetching Video From YouTube Automatically [closed]

I am using WordPress, and a theme called DeTube. Is kind of a YouTube clone, and I use this website to upload mainly videos from YouTube. Is there anyway to fetch videos and populate all the required ...
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Video uploaded with the native media uploader gives Error 404

I created a shortcode to make an HTML5 player insert into my post, but my problem is when I attempt to view a video that I've uploaded with the native Media Uploader, I get a file not found error. The ...
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How use Videos from another directory?

I have a huge number of videos on my server in the folder of root directory. As they have a large size I do not want to upload them to "Media Library" one by one. How can I say to Wordpress to use ...
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Configuration Options for embedded YouTube Videos

I have some embedded You tube videos on my blog and I have a question about configuration as they are on static pages. Is there code or a WP plugin solution to make an embedded You Tube video to ...
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510 views

Capture Webcam Video within Buddypress (and BuddyPress Media) [closed]

Has anyone had experience capturing video from a webcam and adding it to a users album inside of BuddyPress and BuddyPress Media? BuddyPress Media isn't necessary if there's a better solution BP ...
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Set wmode attribute to transparent for the embed shortcode to make drop-down menu hover over YouTube embed in Internet Explorer

When you hover over my drop-down menu using IE8 or IE9, the menu div will display behind the YouTube embedment. It works fine on all other browsers. Upon research, I found out that many others have ...
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Show Video in Excerpt

So I recently figured out how to change my blog page to display excerpts by changing the <?php the_content(); ?> to <?php the_excerpt(); ?> in my index.php file. I am using a custom child ...
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How can I determine where I want to edit in the backend (server)

My boss has a wordpress site and he wants me to give him the ability to add videos from a site called vzaar. I see the form, I see the main PHP file for editing posts. Unfortunately I can't track the ...
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Built-in Method to Extract Embedded Video from Content

Is there way to extract embedded video without using a regular expression as seen here? I was hoping that there would be a way to get them using a WordPress function.
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MP4 upload ok, but HTTP500 if I update the file (multisite)

I am trying to make available a mp4 video of ~500Mb but my connection is too slow to do this at home. To achieve this, I uploaded the video via ssh from school then i used the wordpress media manager ...
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Hover images and Videos

I got this code to show video loops on my blog. It's working nicely. Function.php function catch_video() { global $post, $posts; $first_vid = ''; ob_start(); ob_end_clean(); $output = ...
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Is there a way to keep youtube videos from displaying on home page, and display only on single posts?

I have an interesting problem that requires a bit of creativity to solve. We have a website where we are creating a video narrative about our son who was born with Down syndrome. We do a daily post ...
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Make videos output as iframes not links

is there any way to change the default output when inserting a video into tinyMCE with Wordpress' default media manager. Currently it inserts it as a link, would it be possible to input it into the ...
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Video playing from featured image?

If I embed a YouTube video into a post, how do I put a play button over the featured image so that the video can be played without having to open the whole post? I.e Flipboard the iOS app has a ...
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Get video from the post on homepage

I have embedded videos in the post (from youtube and other websites). Is it possible to get only the embedded video from the post and display on the homepage? There is some text before the video in ...
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Upload iPhone video clips to blog via native WP app

I'm using the WordPress iPhone app, and when I upload video clips to a blog they show up in some browsers and in others not. I'm using a HTML5 video markup as a container for the clips. While mpeg-4 ...
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Force resize for all video content

I'm looking for a way to force all video content on my site to scale to 100% width and I'm hoping to avoid using any additional javascript. Is there a filter or function that I can use to accomplish ...
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Adding Videos as post-thumbnails (no stills, just the player in a smaller size)

I’m using Excerpts with post-thumbnails on my startsite. Adding Images is working pretty fine. But how can I embed a video from vimeo or youtube as a post-thumbnail? Just the video in a smaller size, ...
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Setting a post's featured image from an embedded YouTube video

If I create a post that has an embedded YouTube video in it (so all I do is paste the YouTube URL into the post and let Wordpress automatically embed it for me), is there a way to have the thumbnail ...
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change video icons to selected thumbnail?

added custom fields for the media edit form so users can select a thumbnail for video. All that's working fine but how can i get the default video icon on this page and in the media library to use ...
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How to create thumbnails in wordpress with jwplayer

I can't seem to get a good answer on their site. What's the best way to create thumbnails for videos uploaded to my wordpress site? Users upload videos from the front end and I started doing this with ...
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Choopy Video Playback in a popup using Artiss Youtube Embed [closed]

I'm using Artiss Youtube Embed to embed youtube videos on my site which works great because it allows me to control all the parameters for the video player. My issue is that when the video has choppy ...
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How to Insert Self-Hosted Video in WordPress Post

Does WordPress have an easy way to insert video in a post? I am not referring to YouTube, Vimeo or other hosting sites, just video I upload myself on the server or through the Media manager. I have an ...
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iframe/embed vid in text widget loads outside container and moves around when scrolling the page?

I've inherited webmaster tasks for a site re-design that involves heavy use of widgets. On the frontpage, two videos are loading in two text widgets, and they play fine once loaded. The problem is ...