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  • Added on: Dec 12 2007 12:38 PM
  • Date Updated: Feb 21 2009 05:09 PM
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Custom BBCode: YouTube

BBCode allows you to embed YouTube videos into your posts.

1) Navigate to ACP --> Management --> Custom BBCode --> Add New BBCode

2) Fill out the form using these values:
  • BBCode Title: YouTube
  • BBCode Description: Use this to embed a YouTube video
  • BBCode Example: VIDEO ID
  • BBCode Tag: youtube
  • Use Option in tag?: No
  • BBCode Replacement:
    <object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="{content}"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="{content}" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

How to use
To insert a YouTube video in a post you should use this format:

To get the video ID, copy the value of 'v' in the YouTube URL. For example, if I wanted to embed this video - '''''' I would use this BBCode:

Originally written by CJVJ
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