How do I set up an IAM user and sign in to the AWS Management Console using IAM credentials?

Last updated: 2021-03-23

How can I set up an AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) user and manage IAM policies for users and applications?

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If you're new to IAM, consider the following best practices before getting started:


To create a new IAM user, follow the instructions for Creating an IAM user in Your AWS Account.

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