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Embed YouTube videos

Unread postby R.E.A.P.E.R. » Fri May 01, 2009 4:21 pm

Zack,

Would you be wiiling or able to add this to the posting board :?: I didn't make it, just found it.

http://www.phpbb.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=375183

Thank you
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Re: Embed YouTube videos

Unread postby ~Z~ » Fri May 01, 2009 4:50 pm

Let's see if this works:


Woot woot, it works.

Ok, here goes:
When you want to embed a youtube video(only works embedding youtube videos), follow these easy steps:
When replying to a post, hit the youtube button. In between the youtube and /youtube values, you need to put in the video identifier.
In the case of http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zKUkRgzCL44, just put the value of zKUkRgzCL44 in between the youtube and /youtube commands. That's it, all set. Thanks for the suggestion Reaper. I had been looking into this for a while before, but couldn't find it. The link you sent was for phpbb2, while we run phpbb3. I did find what I needed though on another thread, and we're all set :)
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Re: Embed YouTube videos

Unread postby R.E.A.P.E.R. » Fri May 01, 2009 5:03 pm

Your welcome and thank you
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Re: Embed YouTube videos

Unread postby Justin » Thu May 28, 2009 8:46 am

Was wondering why it didn't work the other day when I tryed to embed my videos, thanks for clearing that up, great choice for video too :D
My train pictures can now be found at:
http://trainman86.rrpicturearchives.net

And my train videos at:
http://www.youtube.com/trainman1986

My website, dedicated to my layout, "The Fast Lane" (still under construction)
www.trainman86.webs.com
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