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Youtube Embed - Cross Browser by Ava Ltd.

This is a free Umbraco package that lets users embed Youtube videos to their website with cross browser reliability. It has been tested with the following browsers:

  • IE6 - IE9
  • Firefox 3.5 - Firefox 6
  • Chrome v13
  • Opera v11
  • Safari v5



To install this package, click the link below and follow the download instructions:

Click here to download the Umbraco package "Youtube Embed - Cross Browser by Ava Ltd."



  • On any page's Rich Text Editor, click the macro button in the toolbar and choose "Youtube Embed - Cross Browser by Ava Ltd" and click "OK". 
  • In the "Video URL" field, enter the URL of your youtube video, for example https://www.youtube.com/watch?v= sUQALbfDdAI
  • Optionally enter a height and width setting. They will default to width 688 and height 546 if left empty.
  • Optionally enter a download source and download link text. 
  • Click OK to enter the macro. You might now see an error message - ignore this and save the page. If the error message is still there, you have entered an incorrect "Video URL".



Feel free to try this page in any of the browsers listed above. If you discover compatibility on browsers that have not been listed, please let me know.

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This FAQ was last updated on Wednesday, September 30, 2015

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