Document history for the AWS CloudShell User Guide - AWS CloudShell

Document history for the AWS CloudShell User Guide

Recent updates

The following table describes important changes to the AWS CloudShell User Guide.


New AWS Regions for AWS CloudShell

AWS CloudShell is now also available in the following AWS Regions:

  • Canada (Central)

  • Europe (London)

  • South America (São Paulo)

October 6, 2022

AWS CloudShell supported in US AWS GovCloud

AWS CloudShell is now supported in the AWS GovCloud (US) Region.

June 29, 2022

Security FAQs

Additional FAQs focused on security issues.

April 14, 2022

Web Sockets

Added section to network requirements that explains CloudShell's use of the Web Socket protocol.

March 21, 2022

Troubleshooting arrow keys in PowerShell

Steps on fixing arrow keys that incorrectly output letters when pressed.

February 7, 2022

Tab key autocomplete

New documentation that explains how to use bash-completion, which allows the autocompletion of partially typed commands or arguments by pressing the Tab key.

September 24, 2021

Specifying AWS Regions

Documentation on specifying default AWS Regions for AWS CLI commands.

May 11, 2021

Formatting in PDF and Kindle versions

Fixed image sizes and text in table cells

March 10, 2021

General availability (GA) release of AWS CloudShell in selected AWS Regions

AWS CloudShell is now generally available in the following AWS Regions:

  • US East (Ohio)

  • US East (N. Virginia)

  • US West (Oregon)

  • Asia Pacific (Tokyo)

  • Europe (Ireland)

  • Asia Pacific (Mumbai)

  • Asia Pacific (Sydney)

  • Europe (Frankfurt)

December 15, 2020