Configuring AWS - Key

Allow TotalCloud access to your AWS account using an IAM User. After syncing, you can add the permissions required for each workflow as inline policies within the User

You can configure your AWS account on TotalCloud using either a Role or Key.

Using a Key

  1. In the AWS Management Console, go to IAM.

2. Click Users, and then select Add user.

3. Enter a User name and check Programmatic access. Click Next: Permissions.

4. In the Set permissions page, make no changes. Click Next: Tags. Make no changes in the Tags page also. Click Next: Review.

5. Review the information and click Create user.

6. Copy the Access Key ID and Secret Access Key, and paste them on the TotalCloud Adding AWS Account page. Enter an account name of your choice and click save.


7. You will get a notification when the account is validated.

In order to ensure that you have seemless AWS integration, give the IAM getuser permission to your User. Alternatively, add the following code as an Inline Policy:

"Version": "2012-10-17",
"Statement": [
"Sid": "1580112979752",
"Effect": "Allow",
"Action": [
"Resource": "*"