Video Widget

The ACF Video widget detects the following Advanced Custom Fields fields:

  • oEmbed
  • URL

The widget supports YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook videos. You can also select “autodetect” and


You find it easiest by searching for ACF Text in the Elementor Search Widget field:

Elementor search widget field

Drag the following widget icon into your section to add the widget.


The widget supports

  • YouTube
  • Vimeo
  • Facebook
  • Autodetect

The different video services support different settings. These are display depending on video type choice. Autodetect has very limited options.

Lazy load” tries to generate an image to show instead of loading the video directly. If you enable “Image overlay” you get to select an image from the media library.


The YouTube setting support

  • Autoplay
  • Suggested videos
  • Player control
  • Player title and actions


The Vimeo setting support

  • Autoplay
  • Loop
  • Intro Title
  • Intro Portrait
  • Intro Byline
  • Controls color


Facebook has currently no specific settings as of plugin version 1.0.

Updated on 2019-09-02

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