PHP Settings

Enable "allow_url_fopen" and "allow_url_include" in "php.ini" file to let Youtube Gallery request thumbnails, titles, descriptions, playlists etc.

If you have shared hosting you may create a file named "php.ini" with lines below and upload it to site root and administrator folders.



Refresh Video Lists and clear Joomla cache.

Tip: It may help if you increase timeouts:
max_execution_time = 120 ; Maximum execution time of each script, in seconds
max_input_time = 120 ; Maximum amount of time each script may spend parsing request data

Youtube API

Since April 2015 Youtube requires that you have your own API Key.

Visit this page: click on Create Project button.

Below is the step by step image guide:

If this won't work try to leave IP field blank.

Refresh Video Lists and clear Joomla cache.

Additional Requirements

Install cURL more info here.

Install DOM library, if it is missing.


You may delete these php.ini files when all videos and it's titles are fetched. is not affiliated with or endorsed by the Joomla! Project or Open Source Matters.
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