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>

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

Quicktime 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) Flash o .swf (video application) o .flv (video) Ogg o .ogg (video) o .ogv (video) o .oga (audio)