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Does anyone know if viemo player suports percentage dimensions?

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Hi there,
I am just wondering if anyone knows when embedding a vimeo player into a site, can you specify dimensions using percentages, or only exact sizes.
I would really appreciate someones experience on this subject.
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Question by:Amanda Watson
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Ishaan Rawat earned 250 total points
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Check this page...

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/5867985/iframe-100-height

Its similar to what you want...
If you encounter a problem please comment...
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Hello,

Vimeo provides you following code for embedding video on your site.
 
<iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/66624261?byline=0&amp;badge=0" width="500" height="281" frameborder="0" webkitAllowFullScreen mozallowfullscreen allowFullScreen></iframe> <p><a href="http://vimeo.com/66624261">Tokyo Dreams</a> from <a href="http://vimeo.com/roguefilms">Rogue</a> on <a href="http://vimeo.com">Vimeo</a>.</p>

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To change the dimensions you will have to mention the width and height i.e. width="500" height="281"
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Yes my question however was, does vimeo accept percentages and it seems one expert is telling me that IFRAMES accept percentages..but not if vimeo will respond to that correctly?
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Well, vimeo embed code is also in iframe, so the experts are indirectly telling you a way how to set the width of vimeo in percentage....
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by:Merete
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Wouldn't it depend on the actual video scale height width of the video your wanting to embed? What is the source.
Fluid width html5 tips

Also consider JW player
http://www.longtailvideo.com/jw-player/features/
http://www.longtailvideo.com/jw-player/
Flow Player
http://flowplayer.org/
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