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Browser-Based Uploads to Amazon S3 Using the AWS Amplify Library

This section describes how to upload files to Amazon S3 using the AWS Amplify JavaScript library.

For information about setting up the AWS Amplify library, see AWS Amplify Installation and Configuration.

Using the AWS Amplify JavaScript library to Upload Files to Amazon S3

The AWS Amplify library Storage module gives a simple browser-based upload mechanism for managing user content in public or private Amazon S3 storage.

Example : AWS Amplify Manual Setup

The following example shows the manual setup for using the AWS Amplify Storage module. The default implementation of the Storage module uses Amazon S3.

import Amplify from 'aws-amplify'; Amplify.configure( Auth: { identityPoolId: 'XX-XXXX-X:XXXXXXXX-XXXX-1234-abcd-1234567890ab', //REQUIRED - Amazon Cognito Identity Pool ID region: 'XX-XXXX-X', // REQUIRED - Amazon Cognito Region userPoolId: 'XX-XXXX-X_abcd1234', //OPTIONAL - Amazon Cognito User Pool ID userPoolWebClientId: 'XX-XXXX-X_abcd1234', //OPTIONAL - Amazon Cognito Web Client ID }, Storage: { bucket: '', //REQUIRED - Amazon S3 bucket region: 'XX-XXXX-X', //OPTIONAL - Amazon service region } );

Example : Put data into Amazon S3

The following example shows how to put public data into Amazon S3.

Storage.put('test.txt', 'Hello') .then (result => console.log(result)) .catch(err => console.log(err));

The following example shows how to put private data into Amazon S3.

Storage.put('test.txt', 'Private Content', { level: 'private', contentType: 'text/plain' }) .then (result => console.log(result)) .catch(err => console.log(err));

For more information about using the AWS Amplify Storage module, see AWS Amplify Storage.

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