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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. You can use the following properties to define the S3 buckets to use for uploads, job results, and temporary files.


  1. In the menu bar, click the Settings menu. 
  2. The User Profile page for your account is displayed, where you can review and modify your S3 access credentials.


AWS Key and Secret

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


Figure: User Profile page

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 Secret KeyThe secret (or password) associated with the key.
Default S3 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.

Extra S3 BucketsYou can specify a comma-separated list of additional S3 buckets that are available for storage.

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

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