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  • Profile photo of ipnotico
    ipnotico
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    @ipnotico

    Hello, is there a way to view videos from you tube simply pasting the link into the text field to update the status?
    i use BP 1.9.1

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  • Profile photo of Ben Hansen (ubernaut)
    Ben Hansen (ubernaut)
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    @ubernaut

    pretty sure it’s already supposed to do that.

    Profile photo of Henry Wright
    Henry Wright
    Moderator

    @henrywright

    @ubernaut is right – it’s called oEmbed and it’s a feature provided by WordPress core. BuddyPress supports oEmbeds in activity updates by default. If you’re not seeing a YouTube video after pasting in a YouTube video’s link, then there is possibly a problem with your theme.

    Profile photo of Ben Hansen (ubernaut)
    Ben Hansen (ubernaut)
    Participant

    @ubernaut

    or the way the url is pasted/formatted.

    Profile photo of Henry Wright
    Henry Wright
    Moderator

    @henrywright

    @ubernaut or YouTube’s server is down (unlikely but possible) :)

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