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Old 05-18-2017, 02:50 AM   #1
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Attaching Video to a Post

I'm having trouble attaching a video to a post. Keep getting this message when I try to upload:

Your submission could not be processed because a security token was missing.

If this occurred unexpectedly, please inform the administrator and describe the action you performed before you received this error.


I'm working on a MacBook and the video file is in my Photo library. Any help would be appreciated. Be advised that I'm an IT dope.
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Old 05-18-2017, 05:27 AM   #2
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Put it on YouTube and link it.
Not sure you can actually upload a video directly here?
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Old 05-18-2017, 06:24 AM   #3
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I do not see any video extensions listed in the attachments offered .

Seems you will have to do a you tube .

But what do I know?
A: not much.

Good luck and keep us posted.
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Old 05-18-2017, 09:18 AM   #4
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So inserting the URL from a YouTube video works without any issues. It seems that you will have to either upload your videos onto YouTube or you can also use Vimeo. Basically, you need a hosting site to support any videos you wish to upload within your posts here.

Give it a shot and let us know if that works for you. Thanks for your patience and understanding on this.

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Natalie, thanks for the guidance. No surprise that I was trying to do something that can't be done.
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We're happy to help. Let us know if you have any other issues.

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Old 05-19-2017, 11:56 AM   #7
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Why do I think the cat vid was aimed at me?
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Old 05-23-2017, 06:07 AM   #8
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@WERA689 - Maybe it was! hehe

@ThnkFrst - any luck uploading vids through hosting sites (youtube, vimeo)? Let us know if you run into any issues.

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