When I upload a file to my Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) bucket using the Amazon S3 console, I get the error OptionsRequestDenied. Why am I getting this error?

OptionsRequestDenied is a client-side error that can occur when you access your S3 bucket using the Amazon S3 console. Check the following on the client that you're using:

  • Are there any ad blockers or similar extensions installed on the web browser that might be blocking traffic from Amazon S3?
  • Are there any proxies or firewalls on the client that might be blocking traffic from Amazon S3?
  • Is there an intermittent network connection problem that might be interrupting the connection to Amazon S3?

Tip: To isolate the issue to the client that you're using, try uploading files using an AWS Command Line Interface (AWS CLI) command instead. For example, use aws s3 cp.


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Published: 2018-12-20