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[Plugin: Lightbox Plus] YouTube has no lightbox - (8 posts)

  1. Hendison Scott
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Even your videos on your demo page have no lightbox working -
    http://www.23systems.net/wordpress-plugins/lightbox-plus-for-wordpress/demos/#

    No updates for quite a few months... Shall we assume this is a dead project?

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/lightbox-plus/

  2. TheHighPlainsDrifter
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    lightbox for youtube on their page is working for me. I just spent about an hour trying to get it working on my own site. Finally found the problem

    Current youtube links look something like this - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gAXhhVWLt50

    if you paste this into the lightbox html code it will not work.

    However if you change the url to (removing the "watch?v=")

    http://www.youtube.com/v/gAXhhVWLt50

    and paste that into the lightbox html it works perfectly. I guessing they have not added the new type of youtube links to pull the video.

    You can see the working version here - http://www.dubtechnoblog.com/2012/10/14/free-tune-yan-olsen-ante-nebula/ (click on the "Tidloshet" link to see it working)

  3. juliebean
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I'm also having trouble getting the YouTube lightbox to work. When I tried the code from the CODE box in the demo (which lacks "cboxElement" class), it opened in full screen. When I copied the HTML from the source, the whole screen goes white... When I copied your code, TheHighPlainsDrifter, it also went all white. bummer :(

  4. TheHighPlainsDrifter
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    send me the youtube link and I will get it working on my blog to show you it working along with the code

  5. gotardo
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I have manage to make it work by linking to an HTML file which contanis the embed code for the YouTube video.
    I know this is not a real solution but I hope it could be of some help for you while the problem is fixed.

  6. adk2012
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I'm using Lightbox Plus ColorBox (v2.6). Does anyone have the HTML code for a YouTube video linked to an image on my WordPress page? I want the user to click on the image and the YouTube Video pops up.

  7. adk2012
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Ignore that ? above. When I click on the image i redirects me to the original YouTube page. The lightbox doesn't pop-up. I have use the Secondary Lightbox. Any ideas? See: http://www.matrixmarketinggroup.com/pay-for-performance-public-relations (it's the second iPad)

  8. wpecommerce
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

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