Creating an S3 Batch Operations job - Amazon Simple Storage Service

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Creating an S3 Batch Operations job

This section describes how to create a S3 Batch Operations job. For more information about the details of creating a job request, see Creating a job request in the Amazon Simple Storage Service Developer Guide.

For information about performing Batch Operations using the AWS CLI, AWS SDKs, and the Amazon S3 REST APIs, see Performing S3 Batch Operations.

To create a batch job

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the Amazon S3 console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/s3/.

  2. Choose Batch Operations on the navigation pane of the Amazon S3 console.

  3. Choose Create job.

  4. Choose the Region where you want to create your job.

  5. Under Manifest format, choose the type of manifest object to use.

    • If you choose S3 inventory report, enter the path to the manifest.json object that Amazon S3 generated as part of the CSV-formatted Inventory report, and optionally the version ID for the manifest object if you want to use a version other than the most recent.

    • If you choose CSV, enter the path to a CSV-formatted manifest object. The manifest object must follow the format described in the console. You can optionally include the version ID for the manifest object if you want to use a version other than the most recent.

  6. Choose Next.

  7. Under Operation, choose the operation that you want to perform on all objects listed in the manifest. Fill out the information for the operation you chose and then choose Next.

  8. Fill out the information for Configure additional options and then choose Next.

  9. For Review, verify the settings. If you need to make changes, choose Previous. Otherwise, choose Create Job.

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