Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


45 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 1


Topic # 226197 25-Dec-2017 08:55

I had to erase three threads because the coding was all screwed up. When I edited a post to correct a typo, the videos I linked to no longer appeared... frown

 

[Mod Edit: Murph - moved to correct subforum]


Create new topic
Meow
7515 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3631

Moderator
Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1924844 25-Dec-2017 09:06
2 people support this post
Send private message

 

Works fine. But yes, if a regular user edits it then it will disappear. We don't support all BBCode.





7674 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2527

Subscriber

  Reply # 1924847 25-Dec-2017 09:19
Send private message

doing it wrong :)

 

@michaelmurfy the coincidence, that song just came on in my xmas playlist


BDFL - Memuneh
60768 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11661

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1924987 25-Dec-2017 14:56
Send private message

You can only add YouTbe sing BBCODE. Editing will remove the video because you can't add scripts or frames.

 

The correct use is entering ONLY the video code (the code after v= in the URL). This is standard BBCODE. There's nothing wrong with it.







45 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 1925272 26-Dec-2017 12:32

I just tried to hotlink an image, that was supposedly marked as being from an insecure source. Then I put in my gallery here instead. It still won't embed. 


BDFL - Memuneh
60768 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11661

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1925299 26-Dec-2017 12:41
Send private message

You can't post unsecured sources as the security policy prevent it.

If you have an image from your gallery you should see the proper BBCODE ready to get copied from there.




gzt

9921 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1492


  Reply # 1925355 26-Dec-2017 15:16
Send private message

If you edit a post containing YouTube BBcode then you have to reformat the html as bbcode during the edit. That's just the way it works here.

BBcode IMG tag requires an https link.

5790 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1727

Trusted

  Reply # 1925458 26-Dec-2017 18:49
Send private message

gzt: If you edit a post containing YouTube BBcode then you have to reformat the html as bbcode during the edit. That's just the way it works here.

BBcode IMG tag requires an https link.

 

 

 

I noted that if you link a youtube video with the correct BBCode and post it, Further edits will remove that BBCode section for the youtube you linked completely.
Example:

 



 

*Edit

 

 

 

*Final edit: here are the screen shots.

 

https://imgur.com/a/TN8PV





Steam: Coil (Same photos as profile here)
Origin: Scranax
Currently playing on PC: Rust, Subnautica, CS:GO, AOE2 HD, BeamNG Drive, BF1.


BDFL - Memuneh
60768 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11661

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central launches
Posted 10-Jul-2018 10:40


Spark completes first milestone in voice platform upgrade
Posted 10-Jul-2018 09:36


Microsoft ices heated developers
Posted 6-Jul-2018 20:16


PB Technologies charged for its extended warranties and warned for bait advertising
Posted 3-Jul-2018 15:45


Almost 20,000 people claim credits from Spark
Posted 29-Jun-2018 10:40


Cove sells NZ's first insurance policy via chatbot
Posted 25-Jun-2018 10:04


N4L helping TAKA Trust bridge the digital divide for Lower Hutt students
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:08


Winners Announced for 2018 CIO Awards
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:03


Logitech Rally sets new standard for USB-connected video conference cameras
Posted 18-Jun-2018 09:27


Russell Stanners steps down as Vodafone NZ CEO
Posted 12-Jun-2018 09:13


Intergen recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for New Zealand
Posted 12-Jun-2018 08:00


Finalists Announced For Microsoft NZ Partner Awards
Posted 6-Jun-2018 15:12


Vocus Group and Vodafone announce joint venture to accelerate fibre innovation
Posted 5-Jun-2018 10:52


Kogan.com to launch Kogan Mobile in New Zealand
Posted 4-Jun-2018 14:34


Enable doubles fibre broadband speeds for its most popular wholesale service in Christchurch
Posted 2-Jun-2018 20:07



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.