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Sharing a video on another site



  • Start at the viewing page for the video in question
  • Click share on under the video you want to share
  • It should default to sharing a link to a media page:
  • copy the link and paste it where you want to share the video
  • sharing a link may require the intended viewer to have an OUNet ID, depending on video privacy settings

Embedding a video

  • again, click share under the video
  • Click Embed
  • Select your preferred play size
  • Copy the html code in the textbox and paste it into the desired location to embed


  • some sites allow use of a video URL rather than the html code to embed a file; that is what oEmbed is for
  • click oEmbed
  • select desire player size
  • copy and paste the oEmbed link to the proper field on another site

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