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Video Gizmo

Foliotek presentation allows you to add videos to your portfolio a number of different ways.  One of these ways is using the VIDEO GIZMO.  This is a gizmo found using the Gizmos tab on the toolbar.

Quick Instructions:

  • Click on the GIZMOS tab
  • Click on the Video Gizmo
  • Click in your portfolio where you want the video to go
  • Click on the Video you want or enter the URL of the video you would like to add.
  • Click Add Video

finding video gizmo

Using the Video Gizmo

You'll find the Video Gizmo located with the rest of the Gizmos in the GIZMOS tab on the standard content editor toolbar.

Once you find the Video Gizmo, click once on the gizmo to "pick it up."  There is no need to click and drag the gizmo, clicking on it once will "pick it up."

After you have picked up the Video Gizmo by clicking on it, you can put it anywhere in the current portfolio page by clicking once again to place it. The available places to put the video will be outlined in green.  Once you have placed it, you have two options.  You can add a video you have uploaded into your Files area or you can add a video from the internet.

Video Gizmo Placement

Personal Video

If you want to add one of your personal videos, all you need to do is click on the thumbnail of the video that appears in the gizmo or use the Upload button to add a video directly from your computer.

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Web Video

If it is a video from the web, click on Web Video.  You'll be prompted with a textbox to enter the URL for the video. Enter the video URL, then click Add Video.

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