Embedding Multimedia Content in IskWiki!

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This page discusses ways of embedding media contents in iskWiki!

Flash File From An External Source

{{#evp:server|file ID|description|alignment|width}}


  • server is the name of a video sharing service.
  • id is the id of the video to include
  • description (optional) is the caption of the video clips.
  • alignment (optional) is the align of the video clip in the page (it can be "left" or "right")
  • width (optional) is the width in pixels of the viewing area (height will be determined automatically)

Embedding a file from YouTube

Server = youtube
Filename =sE6E0GwIOIw


Supported Video Servers

EmbedVideoPlus supports embedding video content from the following services:

Uploaded Audio File

sample code to be placed in the entry:

<mp3>filename (uploaded or external)</mp3>

for wav files use:

<player>filename (uploaded)</player>

Uploaded Video File



width: width in pixels, defaults to 320
height: width in pixels, defaults to 240
title: video title, default
caption: defaults to the title if not specified. To exclude, set to none
image: preview show inline. Defaults to included clip image
type: mimetype, defaults to auto
download: defaults to false
autostart: defaults to true
controller: defaults to true
thickbox: defaults to false

 Example: <video caption="Water Day" autostart="true" thickbox="true">waterday.wmv</video>

Supported formats

o .mov (video)
o .mp4 (video)
o .mp3 (audio)
o .smi or .smil (dynamic video)
o .3gp (video & audio)

Windows Media
o .avi (video)
o .wmv (video)
o .asf (video)
o .wma (audio)

o .swf (video application)
o .flv (video)

o .ogg (video)
o .ogv (video)
o .oga (audio)

See Also