Chapter 10 | Video

You can upload video files by means of the Video Module. The videos can then be simply applied wherever you want.
Sitebox supports the video formats wmv, asf, asx, wvx, ram, mov, qt and flv.
 

Exercise10.1 | Uploading video(s)

Go to the Videos module via the asset Media to upload a video. Afterwards, follow the steps below;

  1. Select the folder Videos and click on the icon add folder
  2. Give the folder a name: your-name click on OK
  3. Select the folder you created
  4. Click on the icon add
  5. Click on the Select files button in the popup
  6. Browse to the folder location where you have saved your video(s) on your computer,
  7. Select the video or multiple videos. You can select multiple videos by clicking on them with a pressed CTRL key + left mouse button.
  8. Click on Open
  9. The video(s) are loaded
  10. When the loading has finished, the popup shows an overview of the selected video file(s)
  11. You can remove the video in question from the queue by clicking on the recycle bin behind the video
  12. Click on OK if you want to upload the video(s) but not want to publish them
    Click on OK & Publish to upload and publish the video(s)
     

Watch the instruction video

Exercise 10.2 | Apply video

Click on the Videos module via asset Media. Follow the steps below to place a video on a page;

  1. Open the Structure and Pages module
  2. Click on the folder you have created in exercise 4.1
  3. Select the page you created [my-first-page.html]
  4. Click on the icon  edit
  5. Click on the icon  video to be able to select a video
  6. Click on the +-sign of the course folder
  7. Click on the +-sign of the folder you created
  8. Select the video that you want to add to the page
  9. Click on the button Insert
  10. Click on OK if you want to save but not yet publish the page
    Click on OK and Publish to save and publish the page
    Click on Cancel if you do not wish to save the change
     

Watch the instruction video

Exercise 10.3 | Upload new video while editing a page

You can upload new video files at the same time when you edit a page. You have to follow the steps below to do so;

  1. Go to the page you have created in exercise 4.1 via Structure and Pages
  2. Select the page and then click on the icon edit
  3. Change the text block by clicking on the icon edit on the content block
  4. Go to a location in the editor where you wish to insert a video
  5. Click on the icon Video in the page editor
  6. Click on Upload new video
  7. Click on the button Select file
  8. Browse to the folder location where you have saved your video(s) on your computer,
  9. Select the video or multiple videos. You can select multiple videos by clicking on them with a pressed CTRL key + left mouse button.
    Click on Open The video(s) are loaded.
  10. Once the loading has finished, the popup will show an overview of the selected files
  11. You can remove the video in question from the queue by clicking on the recycle bin behind the video file
  12. Click on the button Next>>
  13. Click on the ‘+’-sign of [your-domain-name.com]
  14. Select the folder where you wish to upload your video(s) to
  15. Click on OK if you want to upload the video(s) but not yet publish
    Click on OK & Publish if you want to upload and publish the video(s)
    Click on Cancel if you do not want to save the change