How to generate an AWS keypair for Quickstart?

by Moderator lwang on ‎04-26-2017 03:10 PM


How does a user generate an AWS keypair which is used during Environment Quickstart? 


At the last step of Environment Quickstart, user will be asked to enter AWS keypair. Following are the steps to create the keypair:


  1.  Sign into the
  2. Beneath IAM -> Users ->  Select your user ->  Security Credentials tab,  click the "Create access key" button to create a new AWS access key for your account
  3. Copy and paste Access Key ID and the access key value to a file for later usage.1.pngCreation the access key2.pngClick the Show to be able to copy the key value