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Add Dynamic Resizable Videos to a Doc

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How to add dynamic, resizable videos to your Doc without Youtube

🌁 Step 1) - Install ‘Edit Images’ Pack to Doc

In order to embed a video from your table, into your doc (without a youtube link), you will need to download a pack to convert the file into a URL 🔗
I will be using ‘Edit Images’ by Paul Danyliuk
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📹 Step 2) - Create a Video Table

Create a Table with three columns

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1) Name
Column Type: Text
Column Type: File
3) Video URL
Column Type: Text

Add the ‘Edit Images’ Pack to the Video URL column

Add [formula]
[ AsImageLink( Video ) ]
Disclaimer: It may say “Wrong Argument”, but it works.
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🔄 Step 3) - Add a Refresh Button

This button needs to be pushed after each video is added so that they all create a URL.

Create a button → Actions [Refresh Pack column(s)] → Video Table - Video URL

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Note: The button’s image can be adjusted by copying an Image URL Link into the Image() formula.

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✏️ Step 4) - Write the Formula

[Try them out]

1) Static video

2) Dynamic Video Selector

3) Dynamic Video Re-Sizer

4) Both Combined Video

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