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Video 1.1

Creates a Video BB Code to play video files in messages.

  1. AndyB
    Compatible XF Versions:
    • 1.2
    • 1.3
    • 1.4
    • 1.5

    Creates a Video BB Code to play video files in messages.

    • Uses HTML <video> tag.
    • Plays MP4 files.
    • Uses full URL in text portion of the BB Code.
    • URL's can be internal or external.
    • Plays on all popular browsers except Firefox on OS X.
    • Automatically resizes player to fit mobile phones.
    1. Download video_v1.1.zip and unzip it.
    2. From your Admin Control Panel, go to the "Install Add-on" page.
    3. Upload the addon-Video_v1.1.xml file.
    4. Click the Install Add-on button.
    1. Open the EXTRA.css template and add the following CSS code:

      .videotag {
          width: 100%;
          height: 100%;
          max-width: 640px;
          max-height: 480px;
    How to use:
    1. Create a new post and add a link to a valid .mp4 video link like this:
    2. Save post.
    3. Click play button to watch video.

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    Thank you.
    Mian Shahid likes this.

Recent Updates

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Recent Reviews

  1. Dan Hawkins
    Dan Hawkins
    Version: 1.0
    Works perfectly - top work as always Andy, you're a great developer and always cover those areas needed by everyone :)
    10/10 and easy to use and also modify the video size.