AWS CLI: How to install AWS CLI on your windows
Amazon Web Service(AWS) is one of the leading cloud providers that covers more than 47% share market of IAAS services. AWS CLI is one of the ways to write the scripts and configure the system. You may know this but wonder how to install the AWS CLI on your windows.
Without wasting time on discussion of AWS, Let’s directly jump to our set up part.
Download AWS CLI from here: http://docs.aws.amazon.com/cli/latest/userguide/awscli-install-windows.html
Once you download the CLI on your windows click on that file you will see the following setup
You will see this output
Here click on change
Click on next
Click on change
And Finally finish the process
Now come to your command prompt and run
Before running this make sure you have python installed in your system. This command will tell the aws is successfully installed or not
Now, you can configure by providing the secret key id and access key id of your IAM account. What is IAM? IIn case you don’t have any IAM account you can take help from this blog What is IAM in AWS?
To login with IAM account use command
Now provide your details and enter once you done you can start your work on AWS using your windows command prompt.