Widget Macro with SSL Confluence site

How can we use Widget Macro on SSL Confluence site without big red mixed content warnings across browser URL bar?

For instance, embedding a youtube video with widget macro always causes mixed content warnings on that page.

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Update, this is fixed in the latest version (for youtube atleast).

Best solution I've come up with for this is to create a user macro. I eventually gave up on Widget Connector and logged this bug... https://studio.plugins.atlassian.com/browse/WC-27

This is the user macro I came up with for youtube incase anyone else needs a decent solution for this...

## Macro title: YouTube Embed
## Macro has a body: N
## Output: HTML
##
## Developed by: Sam Hall
## Date created: 24/04/2012
## Installed by: Sam Hall

## @param vid:title=Video ID|type=string|required=true|desc=ID for the video
## @param width:title=Width|type=int|required=false|desc=Width (default 425)
## @param height:title=Height|type=int|required=false|desc=Height (default 350)

## Check for valid width, otherwise use 425
#if (!$paramwidth)
  #set ($paramwidth=425)
#end
   
## Check for valid height, otherwise use 350
#if (!$paramheight)
  #set ($paramheight=350)
#end

<iframe class="youtube-player" type="text/html" width="$paramwidth" height="$paramheight" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/$generalUtil.escapeForHtmlAttribute($paramvid)" frameborder="0">
</iframe>

With Widget 1.3.8 I get error ""widget: A widget Id is required!". Posted as https://ecosystem.atlassian.net/browse/WC-76. We also started using a user macro (https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/DISC/YouTube+user+macro) and replaced "http:" with "" (i.e. the URLs should start with "//www.youtube.com", yep that is a valid URL).

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