Supported video formats for uploading to Spotlightr:
MP4 (H.264 Encoded) - Highly recommended
FLV (not recommended)
Here is a list of supported video sources for our hybrid hosting. Please note this is not an exhaustive list. If the video is publicly available on a third-party platform, it will likely work with Spotlightr.
Please also note that it's important to understand the benefits and drawbacks of linking videos. Please see the article for a full review of those.
Supported platforms for linking to Spotlightr:
YouTube - Videos must be Public or Unlisted. Private videos will not work
Dropbox - Must be MP4 format and no spaces or special characters in filenames
Microsoft OneDrive - Must be MP4.
pCloud - Must be set to Public. Must be MP4.
CloudApp - Must be MP4.
Amazon S3 - Learn more (Ensure you encode your video in .mp4 h264 for fast streaming)
Amazon CloudFront - Must be MP4.
Publit.io - Must be MP4.
Any self-hosted video link - Must be MP4.
***Links from Vimeo and Google Drive are no longer supported
Supported audio formats for uploading to Spotlightr:
To avoid conflicts and issues, please DO NOT use spaces and/or any special characters in your file names such as %, '. #. @, &, etc..