How to Create an IAM User – Amazon Web Services



Sign in to the IAM (Identity and Access Management) console


In the navigation pane select users and select add users


Type a user name and custom password. And also Select AWS Management Console access check box 


To add user to group, create a group

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Type Group Name and Attach Policy AdministratorAccess.



After creating IAM user, Sign in at

7 IAM Management Console - sign in.png

If you need to change the Url (your_aws_account_id) to your company name 

go to Identity and Access Management dashboard and select customize

A1 IAM - URL change.png

Type the desired name

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