LTSE Learning Design Blended Learning LearnJCU Unable to embed YouTube videos using mashup

Unable to embed YouTube videos using mashup

Overview of the issue

Users are unable to upload and embed YouTube videos using YouTube Mashup or Video Everywhere. The uploaded video can be found on youtube.com, but searching for it in LearnJCU returns videos directing users to https://youtube.com/devicesupport.

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Workaround

  1. Log onto youtube.com and search for the video you wish to embed

  2. Click on Share > Embed to display the ‘embed code’ for the video (circled below)

    embed

  3. Select and copy the embed code for your video

  4. Return to LearnJCU and open the text editor for any item (eg. The text editor is displayed when you edit an item, contribute a post to a Discussion forum, create a wiki page etc)

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  5. Click the HTML icon on the text editor toolbar to open the HTML code view window

  6. Paste in the copied embed code and click the grey Update button

  7. Click the blue Submit button