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What is the preferred method to requesting enabling video embedding in an SE site's posts?

I have seen various meta questions either asking for a specific site to have video embedding turned on or discussing which sites have it turned on, but nothing about how to request it. What is the ...
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Making a promotional video for a Stack Exchange site?

Over on the Genealogy & Family History site, we are exploring possible ways to expand our user base. We have had the idea to create a short promotional video about the site, which could be shared ...
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YouTube video age restrictions bypassed [closed]

Looking at this question, Is ATC communication subject to FCC profanity regulations?, the user is able to play the video in the post without issue, when they are signed in. However, if you click ...
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Spoiler Tagging for videos

I am coming to you from SFF.SE. Videos are a large resource to us for asking and answering questions. Our community is also known to be particular when it comes to spoiler alerts... I recently tried ...
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Enable video embeds that start at a specific time

YouTube allows you to link to a specific starting time in a video a few different ways, with time specified in the query string or fragment, as seconds or minutes and seconds. For example: https://...
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YouTube video in Android app doesn't stop when it's minimized

I got one annoying issue. I encountered it during reading of this question: What is the nationality of Felonious Gru? It has YouTube video in the answer. The problem is when I start this video, and ...
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What's up with the autoplay videos on Careers ads?

This job listing has an obnoxious video (with sound obviously) that autoplays as soon as the page loads. Not surprising when you see who their parent company is, but why is this allowed here ? ...
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Is it possible to embed videos in questions?

Is it possible to embed a video in my questions? If so, how can I do this? I feel this feature would be useful when someone wants to demonstrate a phenomenon which can be captured with a screen-...
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Add features to watch clips (on Wikipedia)

I read this question and in the comment there is a link to this wiki page, which has a clip on that. I cannot watch it inside the app. I use iPad2.
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Mobile site layout broken with posts containing videos on Android Chrome and Android stock

When checking pages on a mobile with embedded videos, the text seems to overflow the box. There is also no horizontal scrollbar, thereby making reading the answer impossible (without switching to ...
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Allow embedded videos on Stack Overflow itself [closed]

Background At present embedded videos are supported on the following sites http://gaming.stackexchange.com http://music.stackexchange.com http://scifi.stackexchange.com However all other sites in ...
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Why is there no Stack Overflow YouTube channel and/or stackoverflow.tv

Has a Stack Overflow YouTube channel or a stackoverflow.tv site ever been contemplated, in doing so taking advantage of a medium where the Stack Overflow experience could be expanded and extended ...
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Remote view as aide to solving problems

Going through problems and questions, I'm always surprised how long some go without solutions, and wonder if the community would benefit from having an interactive chat of some kind. One possibility ...
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Can a video be attached to an SO question? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there any way I could embed a video in my question? How can I attach a video to a Stack Overflow question to better show what's happening and what the end result that I am ...
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Video on blog has been removed [closed]

I was looking the blog Now Earn Valuable Flair!. But the video in that blog has been removed. It's request to authorized person of the blog to add the video on this blog.
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Would it be possible to enable video support for maintenance processes on Bicycles.SE? [closed]

I asked this question on Bicycles Meta, and was told to raise it here on Meta.SO, in order to bring it to the attention of the SE/SO staff. I see from Jeff's response to this question that that is ...
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YouTube URL parser chokes on underscore and dash [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Fail of markdown parser detected if _ are used in naked url Link with double-underscored word in URL renders incorrectly I'm posting this video as part of the solution to ...
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Can I add a YouTube video to my answer in Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Provide a way to embed videos in answers Is it possible to add a video in the answers on Stack Overflow? I think I saw this in some answers a few months ago, but how do ...
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Use widescreen format for embedded YouTube links

On sites where you convert a YouTube link to an embedded player (which apparently doesn't include MSO, so I can't put an example directly in this post), can you use 16:9 aspect ratio instead of 4:3? ...
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Will devdays-2011 be available for download?

A lot of people will get to see DevDays up and close, but a lot more won't. Will there be a free video download of all the sessions? If the goal is to make it as accessible as possible, this would ...
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Extending the capabilities of Stack Overflow by adding video tutorials?

I am a new user at Stack Overflow, and I have registered in some other forums too. I found that at Stack Overflow, we get the fastest replies to my questions and it's very well-organized (like ...
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Getting started with Stack Overflow video?

This question gave me an idea: how about "Getting started" video? Many web applications or web sites have some training video that teach new users how to use them. Maybe it would be a good idea if we ...
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Are there any videos of the DevDays 2009 tutorials available anywhere? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: DevDays 2009 video recorded In What topics would you like to learn at DevDays 2011? Joel mentioned a number of interesting topics that were presented at the 2009 conferences. ...
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When doing Youtube integration, please give an alternative for devices without Flash player

Youtube integration works well, IMHO. For example, where I had to show a few screenshots of the particular bit of a game I had trouble with (before), now I can just use a video (after): There's a ...
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Adding support for video or slideshow of images

Up until this point, most of the proposals have been about book and/or practical knowledge, both of which can be easily expressed using words but Sports/Recreation proposals break that mold because ...
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Is there any way I could embed a video in my question?

We can do it with images but what if I want to illustrate something with a video. Can I place a video file in the body of my question somehow or only hyperlinking is the way?
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Add chat-like YouTube support to Stack Exchange

Some Stack Exchange sites, like Super User and Gaming, would derive large benefits from having some sort of YouTube integration. I'm not suggesting having embedded players in pages. Rather, I'm ...
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Provide a way to embed videos in answers

To explain a point on this question, I made a video at screenr.com and linked to it. I tried to use object/embed markup, but it was just ignored, which is a good thing because it would not be a safe ...
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Where can I watch or download all of the DevDay videos?

There are a lot of us who are unable to attend any of the DevDays because the locations are too far from where we reside. I was wondering whether there's a YouTube channel or a page where we can watch ...
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DevDays 2009 Reviews - Sitting at home crying

This is more of a collection question for all the content you could enjoy at home from the devdays. So if you know of any videos then please post them here. DevDays Intro Theme Jon Skeet and Tony ...
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Could we see the intro video that was used in the DevDays?

For those who were sitting at home crying. Could we see the intro video that was used at DevDays?
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DevDays 2009 video recorded

Will there be a video recording of DevDays 2009? Is that planned? Is anyone planning to do it for the rest of us that can not go and would really like to see what was happening there? :)