How do I upload a video to Drupal 9?

How do I upload a video to Drupal 9?

How to Use

  1. Go to your content type (can be added to any entity type) page (admin/structure/types)
  2. Go to manage fields and click add field and choose “Video” from Reference.
  3. Click Save and Continue with rest of the steps.

What are Drupal content types?

In Drupal, a Content Type is a pre-defined collection of data types (Fields) which relate to each other by an informational context. A developer (or an administrator, with the help of CCK) can add new Content Types to collect specific information for display.

How do I create a content type in Drupal 8?

Navigate to the Content types page (Administer > Structure > Content types). Click Add Content Type. In the Name field, add a name for the content type. The name is required.

Which API is used by Drupal CMS for handling field types?

api. php | Drupal 8.2.

How do I export content type in Drupal 8?

You’ll find the drupal/console command config:export:content:type will help here. This will put it in the config/install directory for the module. When you enable the module on your new site, it will run this automatically. One gotcha I had was that it adds a couple of files for config already included in core.

How do you create a content from a minimum of two content types?


  1. In the Manage administrative menu, navigate to Structure > Content types (admin/structure/types).
  2. Click Add content type.
  3. Under Submission form settings, configure the form that is used for creating and editing content of this type.
  4. Under Publishing options, decide on default options for new content of this type.

What is embedded video?

An embedded video lets you borrow the video from another platform. Visitors can watch the video on your website without leaving the current page. When readers click the link, they are redirected to the page where the video is hosted. If you want to include videos on a website, the better option is to embed videos.

How do I add a YouTube video to a Drupal page?

The YouTube field module provides a simple field that allows you to add a youtube video to a content type, user, or any other Drupal entity. Display types include: YouTube videos of various sizes. This includes a responsive option that expands the player to the width of its container.

What is video content management system (CMS)?

Rather than storing and organizing various types of media, a video CMS platform is meant solely for use with the hosting and streaming of video files. A video content management system includes features that allow you to search and sort by various keywords and data points to make finding what you need faster.

Should I use Drupal core media suite or the video module?

You should only consider this module if you need to upload and manage your own videos. If you want to embed videos from YouTube and other providers please consider using Drupal core media suite.

Is the YouTube field module compatible with Drupal 9?

The 8.x release is stable and compatible with Drupal 9. A Backdrop CMS version of the YouTube Field module is available. Development will happen in tandem for Drupal 7 and Backdrop CMS indefinitely. This module originally written by Jen Lampton and is co-maintained by Gus Childs.