Seed needs your AWS IAM credentials to deploy your project on your behalf to your AWS account. Follow these steps to generate your credentials.
Log in to your AWS Console and select IAM from the list of services.
Select Add User.
Enter a User name and check Programmatic access, then select Next: Permissions.
This account will be used by Seed. It will be connecting to the AWS API directly and will not be using the Management Console.
Select Attach existing policies directly.
Search for AdministratorAccess and select the policy, then select Next: Review.
You can provide a more finely grained policy by following the instructions in the Customizing your IAM Policy chapter.
Select Create user.
Select Show to reveal Secret access key.
Take a note of the Access key ID and Secret access key.
Use these as the IAM Access Key and the IAM Secret Key when you create your project.
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