YouTube videos

Discussion in 'Feedback and Suggestions' started by Wendy, May 27, 2010.

  1. Wendy

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    Does the AAC site have the ability to show videos directly? It came up on another thread.
     
  2. BMorse

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  3. CVMichael

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    Yea, that would be nice...
     
  4. CVMichael

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    Or we could do something like this (Image pointing to the video on YouTube):

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    :)
     
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  5. jrap

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    I'd be happy to implement the [youtube] tag, it's easily done on my end. My concern however, and the reason I did not do it in the past, was that folks browsing from work have no way of avoiding YouTube popping up into their browser. I know some places are quite relaxed about this, others however, are not.

    If the general consensus here is to allow YT embedding, I'm happy to do so.

    Rob
     
  6. R!f@@

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    but it should be limited, or it will clutter the board.
     
  7. BMorse

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    I think the forum is good the way it is really, and the whole video thing is just a matter of clicking on a link to view it directly on youtube.... I don't think we need to embed the actual video since this could also slow loading time for those who have limited bandwidth or possibly an older system....


    B. Morse
     
  8. R!f@@

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    yes ..it would definitely slow down... every time it is refreshed the video will load.
    That is not good for me, as I am charged per byte :(
     
  9. Wendy

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    I tend to agree. Links are good enough.

    I don't know what is involved, so I was asking.
     
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