Videos System v3 has been released and is a major update with several new features and design improvements. A full list of the changes and improvements can be found below.
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- The portal index has been re-designed and now includes latest comments, top rated and recently updated videos.
- The category view has been re-designed and now includes a thumbnail or list view mode.
- Comments have been upgraded to use IPB's own comments class.
- Mobile skin support has been added for the portal index, category view, video form and view video pages.
- Support added for IPB's tag class for videos.
- Media tags have been added for Facebook & Vine media tags. Both of which support automatic thumbnail downloading.
- Media tags have been added for the JustinTV & TwitchTV channel pages, both include the side chat box and automatic thumbnail downloading.
- Support added for category or video following.
- Support added for IP.Contents feed plugin (videos, categories and comments).
- Support added for IPB's like/reputation class for videos.
- Search support has been upgraded to include both video and comment search as well as tag search.
- New quick add video option, enter the media url and category and the system will attempt to get the video title/description automatically. (Not all media urls supported.)
- New "Post As Video" hook that allows you to extract media urls from a post and post them into the Videos System.
- Some design improvements added to the global videos hook, including auto scroll and collapse.
- Extra videos now supports setting own titles and an ajax switcher for changing the video without page load.
- Featured videos area has been improved to include ajax switcher for changing to other featured videos and the option to show embed code on page.
- Notification support added for add, edit, approve, unapprove and moderator pending videos
- Basic video upload support added with flowplayer integration. No transcoding done, video must be compatible with flowplayer.
- Data hook support added for add, edit videos and comments.
- Optional setting to restrict duplicate media urls from being posted.
- Per category rss feed export added for each category.
- Support added for the furlRedirect plugin.
- Support added for the Quick Navigation plugin.
- Discussion topic now uses tags from video if used and a thumbnail quick tag.
- Cleanup tool added for orphaned and broken thumbnails and uploaded videos.