Needing to move files to AWS S3, but unfortunately the file is quite big and my browser is not cooperating.
Googled for help and one of the utilities that came up is S3Browser.
AWS – IAM
AWS – IAM – Users – Security Credentials – Overview
S3Browser requires the AWS User’s security credentials.
To get the credentials, please connect to the AWS Console.
And, navigate to the the IAM Service.
Once in IAM, trek to Users and specific user account.
Once you have the user, please click on the “Security Credentials” tab.
If access keys are not listed, please click on the “Create Access key” button.
Capture the generated Access Key and password.
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AWS – IAM – Users – Security Credentials
AWS – IAM – Users – Security Credentials – Access Keys
It is available from here.
As of today, 2019-01-24, current version is 8.1.5.
Installation steps is most straightforward and only included here for completeness.
- License Agreement
- Select Destination
- Select Additional Tasks
Select Additional Tasks
- Register AWS Account
- File Management
- Security Information
- Access Key ID
- Secret Access Key
Registration – Initial
Registration – Revised
Session – Uploaded Files
Session – Uploading File
- File Size :- 235 GB
- Status :- 2.92%
- Speed :- 103.42 MB/s
Performance is throttled on the free edition.
If you are happy with ease and usability, I will encourage you to consider the paid version.