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Well this is coming along nicely and now it can be seen by non members thought you may like to see it working. When videos are added they appear in the activity feed but they did not play there and you had to go to the actual video page so I thought I would see if I could get them to play in the activity feed itself and so far it's all working very well.

UPDATE: Grouped videos when adding a few at once now also work for viewing in the feed, also link added so you can goto the video page to view if you want to.

It works on all the single videos ( the grouped ones when you add a few at once I have not done as yet ) in the main activity and members activity. It works well on phones a tablets and as we have the responsive code so they resize to fit especially when turned into landscape view.

To watch a video you just click on the image and it will open ready for you to click play, a close button is provided in the top right. If you do not close it then click on another videos any others open will close for you. You can still goto the main video by clicking it's title and it will open in the normal video page.

Next stage is to add the comments and likes to it. The comments will show by clicking a link to open them below the video. Once I have it all completed of course I will share how I did it.

Anyway check it out and see what you think so far..

http://bizzssite.ning.com/

John :-)

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  • Just updated this now so when a few videos are added and they are put into a row by default and now my code will open those videos in the feed as well now. Also added a link so you can goto the video page to view if you want to.

    Next up will be the comments section and likes. Once done it should all be ready to share with you.

  • Well this is working a treat now, on tablets and mobiles the little full screen works very nicely and also the popout on those too as allows you to have the video open and still scroll the activity feed. On computers the youtube full screen works and closes back into the activity if you close full screen.

    Also when you click on any video and you did not close the previous video that closes then open the new one, the same with grouped videos except when you choose one of those that video is not shown in the list as you are watching it then when you click another it gets replace by that one. Click the close and they all return into the grid.

  • Would be interested to hear if anyone has tried this and encountered any problems. Works fine for me, but if not for you then let me know the problem you have so I can fix it up before I release the code of how I did this in case anyone else wants to give it a go.

    Thanks, John :-)

  • Added a nice little popout option for this as well if watching on tablets or screens.

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