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Release 5.0.1



If per-user access to S3 has been enabled in your Alteryx deployment, you can apply your personal S3 access credentials through the User Profile page. The following properties to define the S3 buckets to use for uploads, job results, and temporary files.

  • Per-user access must be enabled by your Alteryx administrator. See Enable S3 Access.


  1. In the menu bar, click the Settings menu. Then, click your Alteryx username.
  2. The User Profile page for your account is displayed:

    Figure: User Profile page

  3. The following settings apply to S3 access. 

    NOTE: The values that you should use for these settings should be provided by your S3 administrator. If they have already been specified, do not modify unless you have been provided instructions to do so.

    AWS Access KeyThis key defines the account to use to connect to AWS.
    AWS SecretThe secret (or password) associated with the key.
    S3 Default Bucket

    This bucket is used for storage, unless another bucket is explicitly selected.

    NOTE: Specify the top-level bucket name only. There should not be any backslashes in your entry.

    Additional BucketsYou can specify a comma-separated list of additional S3 buckets that are available for storage.
  4. Make other changes as needed. 
  5. To apply the changes, click Save.

NOTE: After exiting the User Profile page, please refresh the browser page.

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