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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 directly upload smartphone videos to blog and comments?

I am using MAMP and WordPress to locally host and test my video website on my Macbook Air (using the templatic "video" theme). I am trying to find the simplest way to easily upload and embed videos ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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How to generate video out of images via Wordpress plugin

I am working on Wordpress plugin which can generate video from sequence of images. I read here that we can use FFMpeg and Imagemagick (or imagick) to implement this trick. But, FFMpeg is hardly ...
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709 views

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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Make a video post redirect to next post after completion

I want to make video posts redirect to the next video post in it's category after it's over. I use both youtube videos and directly uploaded videos both of which I already know how to pull the ...
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Client system for media review?

I'm looking for a plugin, or a system, for wordpress, that would allow a client to login and see the graphic designs, video, documents, etc... that i'm currently producing for them, and allow them to ...
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Shortcode not displaying video as expected

I have written a short code to display a video off of amazon, and it works. However it is not being placed as expected on the page. I have put the shortcode after the <!--more--> tag but the ...
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Can someone please help me find a solution to my youtube embed problems? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Any way to use a custom Parameter for youtube embed without using an iframe? I have been trying to figure out the best way to do this, and I'm wondering if someone can ...
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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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Protecting HTML5 video [closed]

I shall explain my situation as best I can so you can see where i'm coming from. I'm working on a wordpress site for a sports team, there are loads of teams. We want to put coaching sessions on our ...
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Generating Thumbnails for video

I have checked and read lot of post about one single issue that is far more complicated than it seems. I have a website that uses a lot of videos taken from wwebsite as on the internet ^^ (services ...
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How to add a download link to a movie from WP media library?

All, I'm creating a custom theme for WP and it has some pages that play videos from WP media library with an HTML5 player. I wanted to also have a link next to the player to allow the users to ...
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Displaying a video on the homepage via a custom field inside a php widget

I'm trying to get a video to display inside a widget which is called from a custom field inside a post. The code I am using is here: <?php ...
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Problem with JWplayer. Video is missing?

Firstly, I am new at using video with wordpress. I have installed the jwplayer plugin and using this bit of code to show the video player on the page. $video_array = explode("\r\n", ...
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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 embed .mp4 videos in a WordPress post?

I want to embed a video that was converted to mp4 from wmv, using ffmpeg. The video of course plays fine in VLC. However, it's being quite a pain to embed it in a WP post. I've tried using a variety ...
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How to import my YouTube channel into WordPress?

I want to know how to import my YouTube channel into my WordPress website? Example: I have a YouTube channel with 7 videos. I want to bring all the videos into my WordPress website's sidebar. If ...
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How to embed local video in a wordpress post

How can I embed videos (wmv, mp4, mpg, flv) to my post from the local server. I am using WordPress 3.1.1 version. I have searched for wordpress plugins which supports this kind of feature but couldn't ...
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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 ...
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Should I use custom post types for a front page video feature (vimeo)?

I'd like to create a front page video feature that embeds a vimeo video of the users choosing. I'd like the user to only have to input the video code. For instance, for http://vimeo.com/24474320 - ...
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How to insert a column (part of theme) in the middle of the content body?

Was asked to simplify the question. Here we go: As you know, the "content" part of a WordPress posts all appears together. What I'm trying to recreate is how on several news sites, they'll have the ...
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videos not showing on my tag pages

i am using the Smart Youtube plugin for wordpress to show youtube videos. This works fine on my main site. But when i click on a view by a certain tags, none of the video show up in the blog ...
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Allow users to upload flash videos?

I would like to allow users to upload videos to their profiles. I'm using the couponpress theme for wordpress, which is a coupon listing theme. It lets users upload images for their coupons or ...
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Linking an image to open a youtube video in lightbox/fancybox in wordpress

Here is what i'm having problems with... I want to link a youtube video to start playing in a lightbox/fancybox when a person clicks an image. Kind of like this site has - http://www.adroll.com/ - if ...
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Is there a built in function to see if a URLis oEmbed Compatible?

I want to be able to take a url and see if the domain is one of the ones Wordpress supports to add embeds via oEmbed. Is there a built in function that does this in WordPress or would I need to ...
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VideoJS in a Widget?

I'm trying to get VideoJS plugin to work in a Widget. I tried to add a PHP widget and write, as it said in the manual: [video mp4="http://video-js.zencoder.com/oceans-clip.mp4"] But it just shows ...
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Escaping Quotes

For some reason when i try to put like a embeded video my video has slashes inside the code, but if I add it in the template itself then the code is fine i was told its "escaping quotes" anyhow this ...
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Wordpress 3.1: Videoplayer implemented?

when using "insert video" from the post-editor - i'm only getting a normal hyperlink to the video - is it possible to display a flash-videoplayer instead? is there a default videoplayer in wordpress ...
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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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displaying flv-video attachment in post

i've attached a local .flv video to my post (it was uploaded and is inside my mediapool). my question: how can i display it inside my post? (the video player) thanks
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How to allow <video> html5 tag in Wordpress

Currently I am running a Wordpress MU blog using the Unfiltered MU plugin. However, when I try to insert an HTML5 tag, it gets stripped away. I believe it may be the WYSIWYG editor cleaning the ...