Insert a Video from the Content Library

You can insert a video to a topic by using the Insert Video icon in the Content Editor toolbar.

Important: If possible, we strongly recommend to insert a video from an external video hosting service. See Insert an External Video.
Upload a video to the Content Library. See Upload Files to the Content Library.
Note: Heretto CCMS supports common video formats, including: MOV, AVI, and MP4.

Size limit for any uploaded file is 100 MB.

  1. In the Content Library, double-click a topic.
  2. Place your cursor where you want to insert a video.
  3. In the toolbar, click the Insert Video icon.
  4. In the linking dialog, do the following:
    A video dialog that displays when the user wants to insert a video.
    1. From the Link To drop-down menu, select A File in Heretto.
    2. Near the Href field, click Select File.
    3. Select the video that you want to insert and click Link to File.
  5. Optional: Set the video attributes by selecting the video and clicking the Attributes tab.
    Tip: You can control the size of the video player in the output by setting the width attribute and the height attribute.