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Created 07 Dec 2012
Modified 10 May 2016

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How To connect to Amazon S3

Connecting to Amazon S3

  1. Obtain the login credentials (Access Key ID, Secret Access Key) from the Amazon Portal - Access Credentials page.
  2. Open a new connection: menu: File - Connection
  3. Enter the following:
    Protocol: S3
    Select Amazon S3 from the storage type. This will change the host to: s3.amazonaws.com
    Username: Access Key ID
    Password: Secret Access Key

  4. Click OK to connect

Connecting to external bucket

To connect to a bucket you are not the owner of, enter the bucket name as following into the Path input field:

Path: /BucketName

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