5.0 Videos

5.1 Upload a video from OSU's MediaSpace

Upload a Video from YouTube

  1. To insert a video onto your page, you must first upload the video to YouTube
  2. Copy the URL of the video.
    URL for YouTube video.
  3. Open the page on your Drupal site where you would like the video to appear and enter the Edit screen.
  4. Paste copied URL into Videos section of Edit page, which is located just under the Images section. 
    Add video URL field.
  5. Enter a title for your video in the field above the video's URL (see image above).
  6. Save your page to finalize the changes.
  7. Your completed YouTube video upload will align to the right side of the page, directly underneath any images added to the page.
    Completed video upload.
  8. When a visitor clicks the video, a box pops up within the page to watch the video.
    Final YouTube upload.

Upload a Video from OSU's MediaSpace

  1. Begin by uploading your video to MediaSpace, or choosing an existing video.  
  2. Select the desired video and click the Sharing tab.
    Sharing tab for MediaSpace videos.
  3. You will now copy the Link to this video field of the video found in the Sharing tab.
    Embed code location for MediaSpace videos.
  4. Open the page on your Drupal site where you would like the video to appear and enter the Edit screen.
  5. Scroll down to the Videos section.
  6. Paste the MediaSpace video's URL into the second field of the videos section.
    Embed code field and video title field on Extension site.
  7. Enter a title for your video in the field above the video's URL (see image above).
  8. Save your page to finalize the changes.
  9. Your completed MediaSpace video upload will align to the right side of the page, directly underneath any images added to the page.  
    Competed video upload and location.
  10. When a visitor clicks the video, a box pops up within the page to watch the video. 
    Final MediaSpace video upload screen.

Upload a Video from Vimeo

  1. Begin by uploading your video to Vimeo, or choosing an existing video.  
  2. Copy the URL of the video.
    Copy the URL of the video.
  3. Open the page on your Drupal site where you would like the video to appear and enter the Edit screen.
  4. Scroll down to the Videos section.
  5. Paste the Vimeo video's URL into the first field of the videos section.
    Location to paste copied Vimeo embed code and title field for videos.
  6. Enter a title for your video in the field above the video's URL (see image above).
  7. Save your page to finalize the changes.
  8. Your completed Vimeo video upload will align to the right side of the page, directly underneath any images added to the page.
    Completed video upload.