Can I embed a video from Screen cast into JotForm? I make a lot of Power Point Videos and are hosted on Screencast.

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    philipgardner
    Asked on February 03, 2014 at 10:27 AM
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    Carina
    Answered on February 03, 2014 at 11:02 AM

    Hello

    For that you can use the Text option to embed the videos on your form and then insert the code:

    <iframe width="400" height="300" src="www.examplevideo.com" frameborder="0"></iframe>

     

    In which you can replace www.examplevideo.com for your video url.

    Also adjust the width and height values to the desired values.

     

    If you need more assistance please let us know.

     

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    philipgardner
    Answered on February 03, 2014 at 11:17 AM

    http://www.screencast.com/t/zHZUstyY0j8

     

     

    Thanks for your response but I have not had any luck.  Above is the link that I am using.

    I can't figure out what I am doing wrong.

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    Carina
    Answered on February 03, 2014 at 12:01 PM

    Hello

    Please paste this code instead (using the same method):

    <!-- copy and paste. Modify height and width if desired. -->

           <object id="scPlayer"  width="640" height="480" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" data="http://content.screencast.com/users/PhilipGardner/folders/Default/media/2fe4e8be-203a-430e-9448-d4eed0003964/scplayer.swf" >

    <param name="movie" value="http://content.screencast.com/users/PhilipGardner/folders/Default/media/2fe4e8be-203a-430e-9448-d4eed0003964/scplayer.swf" />

    <param name="quality" value="high" />

    <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF" />

    <param name="flashVars" value="thumb=http://content.screencast.com/users/PhilipGardner/folders/Default/media/2fe4e8be-203a-430e-9448-d4eed0003964/FirstFrame.jpg&containerwidth=640&containerheight=480&xmp=sc.xmp&content=http://content.screencast.com/users/PhilipGardner/folders/Default/media/2fe4e8be-203a-430e-9448-d4eed0003964/Stuck%20in%20a%20Rut%20Solution.mp4&blurover=false" />

    <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" />

    <param name="scale" value="showall" />

    <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="always" />

    <param name="base" value="http://content.screencast.com/users/PhilipGardner/folders/Default/media/2fe4e8be-203a-430e-9448-d4eed0003964/" />

    <iframe type="text/html" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" style="overflow:hidden;" src="//www.screencast.com/users/PhilipGardner/folders/Default/media/2fe4e8be-203a-430e-9448-d4eed0003964/embed" height="480" width="640" ></iframe>

    </object> 

    This has a size of 640px width and 480px height. You can adjust this values by replacing the values highlighted in green.

    Let us know please if you need more assistance.

    Thanks

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    philipgardner
    Answered on February 03, 2014 at 12:18 PM

    Thanks for your reply.  

    The good news is the video plays well. 

    The bad new is that the code shows up with the video.  In other words, in addition to showing the video screen playing, it also shows the code (including the yellow highlights) right above the video.

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    philipgardner
    Answered on February 03, 2014 at 12:23 PM

    Woops.  My bad.

     

    It works fine.

     

    Thanks for your help.  Thanks for your speedy replies

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    Carina
    Answered on February 03, 2014 at 04:43 PM

    Hello

    By the way every time you wish to add a new video to your form, just need to go the screencast video page, click on "share" tab, adjust the video dimensions and then copy using the previous method:

    Let us know please if you need more assistance.