Thursday, June 6, 2013

Quick Tip: Ensure modal windows open in front of embedded YouTube videos

When implementing a JavaScript modal window solution (such as TinyBox2) on a SharePoint page that also contains embedded YouTube videos, you may notice that the modal windows open behind the embedded videos. This can be very frustrating. Fortunately, there is an easy fix. In your embed code from YouTube, simply append ?&wmode=transparent to the end of the video URL.