Add videos in Joomla article


Firstly go to the administrator panel of your Joomla site by going to the link

http://www.mydomain.com/administrator/

After login go to “site” and select “global configuration”.

  1. In the site settings section there is “Default Editor” option.
  2. Change it to “Editor – TinyMCE” and save.

Go to “extensions” and select “Plug-In Manager”.

  1. Select “Editor – TinyMCE”.
  2. In the basic options (in the right side), change the value of “Clean code on save” to “Front Only”, by default this value is “Always”.
  3. In the end on this section change the value of “Prohibited Elements” to “script,applet” and by default the value is “script,applet,iframe”.
  4. Now you can write iframe tags in your articles.

Now to insert a video in the article

  1. Create a new article or edit any existing article.
  2. In the article description or “article Text” section, click on the “edit HTML source” button given in the text editor.
  3. Now a window’s appears. In that window write the embedded code of the video and click on update.
  4. Save the article and you get your video on that page.
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