Using Multimedia filters to embed Youtube automatically
Automatically embed Youtube videos
Common Workflow: Embed a Youtube video in a Page resource or Forum Post
Turning on the filter
Filters are controlled per course
Course > Administration > Filters > Multimedia Plugins = On. Teacher role will allow this change at the course level.
Getting a working youtube link
- Do not copy the address from the navigation bar, but should scroll down and
- Click on share and copy the address located in the drop down menu below the video
Posting to a Forum
- Click on "Add new discussion"
- Type some text into the editor like "Amazing Kid-Story....."
- Click on the "insert a web link" button
- Link the text to your videotext linked to www.youtube....... and the video will automatically become embedded in the post or resource.
Last modified: Monday, 8 December 2014, 8:44 AM