#Microsoft365 #Office365 #SharePoint – Display content from other websites and even YouTube using the Embed Web Part. Add by either using the site URL or the embedded code provided.
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- #Microsoft365 Day 91 – Page layouts in SharePoint Communication Sites
You can display content on your page from other sites like YouTube videos. Depending on the site, you can either use the site’s address or embed code that the site provides. Use the Embed web part on a page.
Take note that these web parts are not available yet for use on classic pages. On how to create pages and add web parts, see SharePoint Pages and Web Parts Introduction.
Add the Embedded Web Part
Edit the page and click on the “+” to add the Web Part:
On the right you’ll have a box into which you’ll paste the embedded code. Should you receive below error you need to make some changes in Site Settings first:
“Embedding content from this website isn’t allowed, but your admin can change this setting. They will need to add ‘periodictableofoffice365.azureedge.net’ to the list of sites that are allowed. “Guidance on changing site settings
- You need to be a Site Collection Admin – if not, log a call with your SharePoint Support
- Go to site settings (add this behind site name: SiteName/_layouts/15/settings.aspx).
- Under Site Collection Administration, go to HTML Field Security
- Add the site here:
Go back to your page and try adding the web part again. I’ve used the code from Matt Wade’s Dynamic Periodic Table, which can be found here:
If you want to add a YouTube video, go to the video, click on Share:
Then click on Embed, it will supply the code which you can copy:
I’ve added Gerd Leonhard’s video on Digital Transformation – which is brilliant if you want to check it out:
Purpose of this blog challenge: I will write 365 blogs in 365 days around Microsoft 365. I did a similar challenge with Office 365, blogs can be found here. I won’t just be talking about the new Microsoft 365 subscription model. I will be sharing any news, tips and tricks around Office / Office 365 / Windows / Mobility and Security. And let’s not forget all the great new Apps & services available. A lot of what I’ll share on Office and SharePoint will also be applicable to none “Office 365” versions.