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My home page needs to be a promotional video to be embedded. I thought to create a static block which will contain the video file and I just add that block to the content by updating the layout in admin side.
But the problem is that I cann't upload a video file through wysiwyg editor. Sometime it says "Disallowed Type" . Sometimes it simply don't do anything while uploading file.
Kindly help me. Thanks.

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You have to allow a new file extension like this in your config.xml:

<adminhtml>
    <cms>
        <browser>
            <extensions>
                <allowed>
                    <mp4>1</mp4>
                </allowed>
            </extensions>
        </browser>
    </cms>
</adminhtml>

Change or add the Extension in the "allow" node. Make sure, that your Server is configured to Upload bigger files

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  • Can you please add full file description . ? – Sarfaraj Sipai Feb 26 '18 at 6:08
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goto youtube.com open which video you want then bottom of video three option is there. so you click Embed after that it will show like this

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/dUgra62yOBw?list=PLDxywfIfVjJrva58P_oXhG8zUQAAsOayp" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

Then use this in your static block or cms page

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  • I have already done that and it works fine. But I want to upload from backend admin section, i.e. I want to create a CMS static block containing a video. I am having problem uploading video through wysiwyg editor. – Kishore Patra Oct 4 '15 at 14:01
  • You want to upload video through backend right – Magento 2 Oct 4 '15 at 14:39
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    Yes. From backend using wysiwyg editor. – Kishore Patra Oct 4 '15 at 18:26

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