To add media remotely you must first download the addon pack which includes the necessary plugins.

Adding new media

To add new media go to the hwdMediaShare dashboard. Click on the Add New Media icon.


Add Remote Media

Select 'Add Remote Media' from the list and you will see a text area appear


This text area is used for you to enter the url for the media item. The website the media item is located on must be one which we support:

  • Youtube
  • Vimeo
  • Blip
  • Veoh
  • Daily Motion
  • Google Video
  • Flickr
  • Youku
  • Metacafe

Go to the media item you are wanting to add and copy the url. Paste this into the text area and click 'Add'


This media item will now be added and you will be brought to the 'Media' page where you can see it. There will also be a message above the media items stating the upload was successful.


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