Embed video


Fresh - Peter Lewis

3rd Party (Free)

2 downloads (last 90 days)

MIT License

EE Version Support

  • ExpressionEngine 2


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Add-On Type(s)



Embed video is a fieldtype for ExpressionEngine that will give your clients and editors a possibility to add Youtube videos or Flash videos on the publish page.

Supported video formats

  • Youtube URL: www.youtube.com/embed/xyz123456
  • Youtube URL: www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyz123456
  • Flash file type: application/x-shockwave-flash

Basic usage

{exp:channel:entries channel="your_channel_name" limit="10"}
    {your_name_for_embed_video wmode="window|direct|opaque|transparent|gpu"}

Basic usage inside Content elements

{exp:channel:entries channel="your_channel_name" limit="10"}
        {embed_video wmode="window|direct|opaque|transparent|gpu"}

Download Embed video

EE Support Downloads Add-On Version Release Date
Not Specified Download 1.2.2
Not Specified Download 1.3.0

This entry was created March 20, 2013, 8:17 am.
This entry was last updated March 19, 2015, 4:06 pm.

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2 Reviews:

Matt Everson 07.20.15

Matt Everson
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Was an excellent plugin, but no longer works since YouTube updated it’s API in April 2015.

Jon R 08.19.14

Jon R
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Great plugin!

Please note for 1.2.2 you may have to change http to https on lines 104 & 106 in embed_video_lib.php if you are getting a display forbidden error and the iframe isn’t displaying.