Graph API Version

Oembed Video

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OembedVideo

Example

Graph API Explorer
GET /v9.0/oembed_video HTTP/1.1
Host: graph.facebook.com
/* PHP SDK v5.0.0 */
/* make the API call */
try {
  // Returns a `Facebook\FacebookResponse` object
  $response = $fb->get(
    '/oembed_video',
    '{access-token}'
  );
} catch(Facebook\Exceptions\FacebookResponseException $e) {
  echo 'Graph returned an error: ' . $e->getMessage();
  exit;
} catch(Facebook\Exceptions\FacebookSDKException $e) {
  echo 'Facebook SDK returned an error: ' . $e->getMessage();
  exit;
}
$graphNode = $response->getGraphNode();
/* handle the result */
/* make the API call */
FB.api(
    "/oembed_video",
    function (response) {
      if (response && !response.error) {
        /* handle the result */
      }
    }
);
/* make the API call */
new GraphRequest(
    AccessToken.getCurrentAccessToken(),
    "/oembed_video",
    null,
    HttpMethod.GET,
    new GraphRequest.Callback() {
        public void onCompleted(GraphResponse response) {
            /* handle the result */
        }
    }
).executeAsync();
// For more complex open graph stories, use `FBSDKShareAPI`
// with `FBSDKShareOpenGraphContent`
/* make the API call */
FBSDKGraphRequest *request = [[FBSDKGraphRequest alloc]
                               initWithGraphPath:@"/oembed_video"
                                      parameters:params
                                      HTTPMethod:@"GET"];
[request startWithCompletionHandler:^(FBSDKGraphRequestConnection *connection,
                                      id result,
                                      NSError *error) {
    // Handle the result
}];
If you want to learn how to use the Graph API, read our Using Graph API guide.

Parameters

ParameterDescription
maxwidth
int64

Maximum width of returned video.

omitscript
boolean
Default value: false

If set to true, the returned embed HTML code will not include any javascript.

sdklocale
string

sdklocale

url
URI

The video's URL.

Required

Fields

FieldDescription
author_name
string

The name of the Facebook user that owns the video.

author_url
string

A URL for the author/owner of the video.

height
int32

The height in pixels required to display the HTML.

html
string

The HTML used to display the video.

provider_name
string

Name of the provider (Facebook)

provider_url
string

URL of the provider (Facebook)

type
string

The oEmbed resource type. See https://oembed.com/.

version
string

Always 1.0. See https://oembed.com/

width
int32

The width in pixels required to display the HTML.

Validation Rules

ErrorDescription
100Invalid parameter
901This app is in development mode. Edit the app configuration at http://developers.facebook.com/apps to make the app publicly visible.
200Permissions error

Creating

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Updating

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Deleting

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