Fixing YouTube Device Support Issues for phpFox v3

If you are running the Video module for phpFox v3 you may have noticed your videos being pasted from YouTube come with a “Device Support” warning. Steps for Fixing YouTube Device Support Issues are as follows:


  • To fix this issue, download this zip.
  • Unzip, and you will find the PHP file “grab.class.php”.
  • Replace the one on your PHPfox website by uploading it to the folder: /module/video/include/service/

Note that this fix can only fix new videos being added.


If you would like to fix this issue without having to overwrite “grab.class.php”, follow these steps…