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    Embedded video shows while editing form but not in preview

    Asked by SDSUMathCenter on February 06, 2017 at 01:30 PM

    I am trying to embed MP4 videos into my form.  I looked at the support suggestions and did use the text feature with <> embed code. The video plays in edit mode, but doesn't show up in preview or view modes.


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    JotForm Support

    Answered by david on February 06, 2017 at 02:42 PM

    It is likely due to the browser blocking mixed content.  Since your video URL is not using https, the form which is using https is blocking the non-secure content.

    Here is a quick example.  If you view my test form from this URL, the video will not show:


    However, if you view it from this URL, it will:


    In my example, I am using an iFrame widget to add the video:


    Either change your form URL from https to http or host your video on a secure domain.