Registering with Amazon Web Services (AWS)

To use AWS, registration is required. The steps to register with AWS are straightforward. In this recipe, we will outline steps to do this.

Getting ready

We assume to use a GUI web browser for AWS registration. So, we are assuming you already have a web browser with Internet access. In addition, personal information needs to be prepared to fill the online registration forms.

How to do it...

We will use the following steps to register with AWS:

  1. Use a web browser to open the following link: http://aws.amazon.com/.
  2. Click on the Sign Up button on the upper-right corner of the window.

    You will be directed to a web page as shown in the following screenshot:

  3. Fill in the e-mail address in the text field with the label ...

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