Why am I unable to mount my EFS file system on my EC2 instance?

Last updated: 2020-05-13

I'm unable to mount my Amazon Elastic File System (Amazon EFS) file system on my Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instance. How can I resolve this?

Resolution

There are multiple reasons you might not be able to mount your file system on your EC2 instance. For a list of possible mount issues and resolutions, see Troubleshooting Mount Issues.