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the old Youtube embeds

They don't work on the new forums.
09-28-2011 12:57 PM
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RE: the old Youtube embeds

Fixed it...

Let's give it a go.



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RE: the old Youtube embeds

Another yaaaaaaaaaaaaay.
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RE: the old Youtube embeds

BAWWW, you took out the "View on YouTube" link I had on the old one. Razz

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RE: the old Youtube embeds

I found that button rather annoying to be honest. I just click on the video if I wanna go to YouTube.
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RE: the old Youtube embeds

(09-29-2011 11:48 AM)Thought Criminal Wrote:  I found that button rather annoying to be honest. I just click on the video if I wanna go to YouTube.

Yeah, there's a "View on youtube" button in the embed... I still used the old link though.

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RE: the old Youtube embeds

I like being able to right click on stuff and select to open it in FireFox so I can download the video. *goes to re-add that*

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RE: the old Youtube embeds

Yeah and just clicking on the video didn't really always work, I think.

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