Guide of Easy Vimeo Videos

1 - Introduction

Easy Vimeo Videos Joomla module helps you to add Vimeo Videos to your Joomla! website easily and customize it, and support Vimeo API version 2 and version 3

2 - How to get Client ID and Client Secret ID (API v3 only)

Follow below steps to get your Vimeo Client Identifier and Client Secret:

  • Step 1: If you don’t have an account on Vimeo, self-create a new Vimeo account at https://vimeo.com/join
  • Step 2: Go to https://developer.vimeo.com/apps/ and login.
  • Step 3: If you have already created an app then follow the procedure from Step 5, else follow step 4 to create a new app
  • Step 4: Provide the required info, check I agree checkbox and click on Create App button.
  • Step 5: Click on Authenticate tab
  • Step 6: Click on Generate Token button
  • Step 7: Copy Client Identifier and Client Secret
  • Well Done. You can use your Client Identifier and Client Secret in your module

3 - How to display private videos

  • To hide and make your videos private you need to have Vimeo Plus account subscription, check it here: https://vimeo.com/upgrade, then you can set your videos privacy to hidden for example.
  • To display this videos in your website using Easy Vimeo Videos you need first to generate authenticated token
  • Go to https://developer.vimeo.com/apps/ and login, then go to your App and Check "Authenticated" -> then check "public" and "private" scopes -> then click on "generate"
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  • Go go to Easy Vimeo Videos Module Settings and change source type to "My private Videos" and paste your generated token in "Personal Access Token"
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4 - How to enable Joomla update system

5 - More informations

6 - Resources Links