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Embed a video (TCS)

This page applies to:MindTouch TCS

MindTouch allows YouTube videos to be embedded and displayed in your site. YouTube's native embed code renders an HTML5 video player, providing a browser and plugin independent experience, viewable on any modern device.

You can paste third-party video embed codes, allowing more freedom in how you want your content to be experienced.

important note   Third-party embed codes base their rendering on the settings used on creation.

Add a video to the page

  1. Enter Edit mode on any page in your site.
  2. Within the editor, click the Video icon.
  3. Type the URL of your hosted video or Search for a YouTube video.

Video embed dialog in TCS

  1. Click Insert video. You can resize the video by clicking the thumbnail and dragging the corners.

tcs video editor.png

Note to user   NOTE:  If available, the YouTube video will be embedded as HD, by default. Otherwise, the video will default to the SD option.

Supported video sources and types

Third-party video hosting providers determine the supported video types and sources.

SSL consideration

For sites using an SSL with a custom domain, ensure your videos are successfully rending in your MindTouch page. Reference the YouTube videos via HTTPS.

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