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Offline elsinor

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Youtube embeding
« on: April 18, 2015, 05:29:43 pm »
How are we to embed  youtube ? 

I posted a you tube  link and put the  open and closed  youtube tags but it doesn't work! 

Thanks for assistance.
« Last Edit: April 18, 2015, 05:31:29 pm by elsinor »

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Re: Youtube embeding
« Reply #1 on: April 18, 2015, 08:57:32 pm »
You just put the link to auto embed.
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Re: Youtube embeding
« Reply #2 on: May 30, 2015, 08:07:31 am »
I am trying to do the opposite! I have the 'embed flash into posts' box unchecked, but still the link is embedded and the usual picture with the white 'play' arrow is in the post. I just want the url to appear. How do I manage this, please?


Edit: Please ignore, I have found the correct box and it has worked!
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Re: Youtube embeding
« Reply #3 on: May 30, 2015, 08:51:58 am »
I now have a new problem! If the url of the YouTube link is posted, that is fine. However, if the link is included in BB code, so that it just says, Click here, the whole box appears as if it is embedded. Any ideas how to change this? I have trawled through Admin, but can't fathom out how to do it. Of course, if I disable BBcode it works, but I don't wish to do this as people use it for other web site links.









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