Help:Adding Media/Video

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Adding Video

It is not possible to directly upload videos to the UBC Wiki; however you can embed video files from another service like youtube or Kaltura.

Adding Video in Wikitext editor mode




What You Want to Do Example of Wiki Code to Use What You See
Embedding a video file: for example the YouTube video at
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WZkvkcgjXbM
{{#widget:YouTube|id=WZkvkcgjXbM|height=215|width=320}}
Embedding a Kaltura video: must be done through the Kaltura widget
Link to add:
https://learning.video.ubc.ca/media/Public+Domain+Video+/0_lmoxi8fq uiconf_id/1760292
{{#widget:Kaltura|id=0_lmoxi8fq|width=300}}

Aligning Videos to the Left or Right

You can use html div's to align your video to the left or right side of the page. For example, the following code places the video on the left side of the page in wikitext mode:

What You Want to Do Example of Code to Use What You See
Align Video to the Right
<div class="thumb tright">
<div class="thumbinner">
{{#widget:YouTube|id=WZkvkcgjXbM|height=315|width=420}}<br/>
<div class="thumbcaption">Here is a YouTube Video<br/>
</div></div></div>


Here is a YouTube Video
Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat.
Align Video to the Left
<div class="thumb tleft">
<div class="thumbinner">
{{#widget:YouTube|id=WZkvkcgjXbM|height=315|width=420}}<br/>
<div class="thumbcaption">Here is a YouTube Video<br/>
</div></div></div>


Here is a YouTube Video
Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat.


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