How can I embed a video in a guide?

In order to embed a video you must first upload the video to a video hosting service (e.g. Youtube or Vimeo). If your video is hosted elsewhere please contact us.

Video Guide

There are 2 options to embed a video an Iridize guide. If you simply want to share a video with your users Iridize allows you to quickly create a video; a video guide is a guide with a single tooltip that contains a video. It will look something like this:

To create such a video guide follow the instruction in this Iridize walkthrough.

Note: Try both the URL from the browser's address bar or the embed URL. For example, in youtube those the URL looks like this

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L4VERUyBEVc&index=4&list=PLYZ9LfvwzQZJDMSz6KsPDfJQqYBmpa5-R

and the embed URL looks like this:

https://youtu.be/L4VERUyBEVc?list=PLYZ9LfvwzQZJDMSz6KsPDfJQqYBmpa5-R

Walkthrough Guide

Iridize allows you to embed a video in any step of any walkthrough guide. You never need to create a special guide in order to embed a video. 

Open the relevant guide for editing; select the step you would like to embed a video in or create a new step. Once the step is selected open the full text editor (see image below).

once clicked, click on the the 'embed media' button and paste the URL of page where the video is hosted.

Note: Try both the URL from the browser's address bar or the embed URL. For example, in youtube those the URL looks like this

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L4VERUyBEVc&index=4&list=PLYZ9LfvwzQZJDMSz6KsPDfJQqYBmpa5-R

and the embed URL looks like this:

https://youtu.be/L4VERUyBEVc?list=PLYZ9LfvwzQZJDMSz6KsPDfJQqYBmpa5-R

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