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How to get Poster (thumbnail) Image of Video

I'm getting all videos using the function below and it's working fine. Now I want to get the videos Poster Image (Thumbnail Image) from that video. How can I get the video Image as thumbnail? I've ...
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Video post format, extra content breaks video embed

I am using the content-video.php include to show the latest video post on my homepage. The include only shows the video from the post and not the rest of the content, which works well. My problem is, ...
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How do I control video media display sizing with native wordpress player

I was hoping to use the native wordpress video player, but I'd like to 'expand' the video size on the page. Is that possible? I can't seem to make this work. Actual MP4 video size = 640 x 360 ...
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How to add a field to live preview in post editor?

WordPress 4.0 allows live previewing of certain shortcodes while editing a post. How can I customise the options that appear when I edit my embedded video? I want to add a custom field below the ...
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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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Wordpress get embedded/attachment video

I’m looking a way to get embedded video in PHP from WordPress post on a single.php page. I’ve implemented a slider that pulls post attachment images and would like to do the same for video. As the ...
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oEmbed vimeo with add_query_arg parameters not inserted to HTML

I'm trying to add some parameters to oEmbeded Vimeo videos on my homepage template. I used the solution (with add_query_arg) that @splashingpixels suggested here: Add parameters vimeo videos using ...
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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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get video from content

I have a post with YouTube video in it. The content is inside $content. Currently I am doing the_content() and this displays full content on my page. The page contains the list of all videos. The ...
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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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Best Practices for Video Uploads to Wordpress

I'm working on a theme and one of the features I'm quite happy with is the slider supports background videos. The problem is however, that Wordpress (although I think it's more a PHP issue) has a ...
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Page will only display first 6 videos

I'm creating a page in WordPress using a custom theme. I have a page that I need to put 8 (maybe more) videos on. With 6 video players on the page it loads in less than a second, but as soon as I put ...
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Inconsistencies when inserting [video] vs [audio] and [playlist] using AJAX

Below are some test cases listed: Insert audio or video [playlist] in the back-end TinyMCE. Result: it's always 100% wide. View post with audio or video [playlist]. Result: it's always 100% wide. ...
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Customizing an oEmbed video

I want to customize all videos on our site. Basically creators fill out a small application on our site and it generates into a post. <?php if ( $campaign->video() ) : ?> <div ...
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How to display my uploaded video playlist

I'm trying to display my uploaded video playlist using WP 3.9. I have created a template where I have the logic to display an image gallery and the video playlist, this is what I currently have: ...
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Extract an embedded video from the content

I have added a post with the post format of video and I am trying to get to video so I can display the video in one div and the text in another like <div>the embedded video</div> ...
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Media (images, videos, etc.) not showing on Category page

I'm having a problem where media isn't showing up on the Category page. (It's actually the exact same problem that's described in this WordPress.org forum post, but it's so out of date that the ...
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How to get video url and poster url with query in wordpress 3.9.1

[video width="400" height="300" src="UrlVideo" poster="UrlPoster" preload="none"][/video] How to get UrlVideo and UrlPoster in loop query from content posts
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wp_insert_post iframe missing

In my install, I used one custom page. Here I put one text field and the fck editor. This is for the title and the content. I need to insert this into a page. I used the following code $my_post = ...
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How do I embed youtube video via url in frontend posting

I would like to embed videos & images by entering url in my wordpress site. In WordPress repsitory there are many plugins for embed video by url but in my site I want to enable this functionality ...
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Add video url directly into media library

Is there a way to add a video via URL directly into the Media Gallery? The only way I know how, is to do it via Post/Page 'add Media' button. Thanks
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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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FitVid not working for iframes on particular theme install

I am using FitVid in my theme and all is well except for a specific site that was migrated from Drupal. FitVid works fine with objects and embeds but not iframes, and only on this particular site. The ...
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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" ...
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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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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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Problem with inserting Iframe in post_meta with Cron

I am trying to automatically post from Tumblr to Wordpress. I've made some scripts that enable Wordpress to put the first image of the content as Featured image and put the first <iframe> in ...
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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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PHP and video embed code opening in a lightbox

I have a theme that is using PHP to create a link to a specific video page via permalink: <div class="portfolio_filter_item <?php echo $category_string;?>"> ...
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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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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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Embed YouTube video from custom field value

I'm collecting Youtube video links in custom fields, but when I echo out the value it just prints the URL. How do I get WordPress to convert it to be embedded? Example: <?php global $post; ...
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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 ...
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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 ...