This tutorial deals with how you can embed a YouTube video onto your web page using the Dreamweaver web editor. You can also use this. Dreamweaver is an Adobe software commonly used for web design and document editing. These instructions will explain the process of inserting an Image with. Although you can use Dreamweaver to insert video files directly into a web page, our If you think it’s crazy to have to embed four different video files in four.

Author: Tojalabar Malajar
Country: Guyana
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Politics
Published (Last): 10 September 2014
Pages: 11
PDF File Size: 1.26 Mb
ePub File Size: 1.19 Mb
ISBN: 579-3-34236-775-3
Downloads: 33335
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Groshakar

Depending on which text editor imbdd pasting into, you might have to add the italics to the site name. Add video other formats. HTML5 supports video and audio tags that allow users to play video and audio files in a browser, without an external plug-in or player.

Dreamweaver determines the width of the FLV file, and autopopulates the width in this field. Ryan Menezes is a professional writer and blogger. YouTube gives four choices: You can learn of new articles and scripts that are published on thesitewizard.

I will also assume that you have already uploaded a video to YouTube or some other video sharing web host. The audio and video tags are supported in Dreamweaver using the Apple QuickTime plug-in. The pane will expand.

If a user does not have the required version of Flash Player installed, but does have Flash Player 6. You can change this alternative content at any time. To specify an absolute path, type the URL for example, http: You can not post a blank message. Accessed 30 December Click the button labeled “Embed” in the new pane.

Specifies whether the video content is live. If the user does not have the correct version, the page displays alternative content that prompts the user to download the latest version of Flash Player.


On 25 Feb in macromedia. This procedure also applies to SWF files. You can try changing your security settings to see if it helps. However, if the images will be located on a remote server, you need to insert a full URL to point to the image.

Navigate your browser to the YouTube video you want to embed. You don’t need much knowledge of HTML code to create these frames. Dreamweaver determines the height of the FLV file, and autopopulates the height in pixels, in this field. Copy the code that YouTube displays above these choices.

Edit or delete an FLV component. Go to the page where your video is displayed in YouTube, or whatever video sharing service you’re using. Complete the rest of the dialog box options and click OK. This option is selected by default. The advice from Groupmail refers to using CSS inline styles, e. Dreamweaver determines the width of the FLV file and you can see the width automatically appearing in this field.

If this is not true, you may want to read the following articles first. You may also want to know how to insert plug-in content in Dreamweaver to play.

How to Insert a YouTube Video into Your Web Page with Dreamweaver ()

Specifies the time, in imbee, required for buffering before the video starts playing. At the bottom of the page, in the Properties panel, you should see a button labelled “Refresh”.

The default buffer time is set to 0 so that the video starts playing instantly after the Play button is clicked. For example, if you want to send 15 seconds of video to the web page before the web page starts to play the video, set the buffer time to A preview of the selected skin appears dreamweqver the Skin pop-up menu. An Hour a Day”; Greg Jarboe.


For more information about working with video, visit the Video Technology Center at www. Specifies the name of the FLV file that you want to play for example, myvideo. That is, after selecting the entire block of text in the “Embed” box, click “Edit” on the menu bar and select “Copy” on the menu that appears.

Embedding YouTube in Dreamweaver |

As with regular SWF files, when you insert an FLV file, Dreamweaver inserts code that detects whether the user has the correct version of Flash Player to view the video. The skin file contains the controls for the FLV, and its name depends on the skin chosen in the options described in Dreamweaver Ombed. You can also use this same procedure to embed a video hosted with another video sharing service, such as those listed on the Free Video Sharing Services and Hosting page. Dreamweaver Workflow and Workspace.

Forgetting to upload these files is the most common cause of FLV files failing to run correctly in a web page. Open the Web page where you want to embed the video. HTML pages are text files. Now start Dreamweaver, and load the web page ddeamweaver you want the video to appear, and click the spot on the page where the video should be placed.

Adding videos in Dreamweaver

You must have an encoded FLV file before you can use it in Dreamweaver. Set options for streaming video. Please do not reproduce or distribute this article in whole or part, in any form. Click the “Design” button again.