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Returns a list of videos under the set search criterion.
This method can be called with a user token. Access rights required: video.
qSearch query string (e.g.,The Beatles).
string, required parameter
sortSort order:
1 by duration
2 by relevance
0 by date addedCOMMENT: In chronological or reverse-chronological order?
int (number)
hdIf not null, only searches for high-definition videos.COMMENT: Problematic phrasing.
int (number)
adult1 to disable the Safe Search filter
0 to enable the Safe Search filter
flag, either 1 or 0
filtersFilters to apply:
youtube return YouTube videos only
vimeo return Vimeo videos only
short return short videos only
long return long videos only
list of comma-separated words
search_ownCOMMENT: Please provide a description. We tried to Google translate the original Russian but it did not make sense.
flag, either 1 or 0
offsetOffset needed to return a specific subset of videos.
positive number
positive number
positive number
countNumber of videos to return.
positive number, default 20, maximum value 200
flag, either 1 or 0, default 0
Returns a list of video objects.

If you use direct authorization in your app, returns an additional files field, containing a link to the video file (if the video is placed on a VK server) or a link to an external site (if the video is integrated from another video hosting service).
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can_message, ban_info, can_post, can_upload_doc, can_upload_video, can_see_all_posts, can_create_topic, is_favorite, is_hidden_from_feed fields in a community object are returned for the requests including access_token only.
First element of result represents total count of elements
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