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Step 1. Create a User Directory Using a User Pool

By using an Amazon Cognito user pool, you can create and maintain a user directory, and add sign-up and sign-in to your mobile app or web application.

To create a user pool

  1. Go to the Amazon Cognito console. You might be prompted for your AWS credentials.

  2. Choose Manage your User Pools.

  3. In the top-right corner of the page, choose Create a User Pool.

  4. Provide a name for your user pool, and choose Review Defaults to save the name.

  5. On the Attributes page, choose Email address or phone number and Allow email addresses.

  6. At the bottom of the page, choose Next Step to save the attribute.

  7. On the navigation bar on the left-side of the page, choose Review.

  8. On the bottom of the Review page, choose Create pool.

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Step 2. Add an App to Enable the Hosted Web UI (Optional)

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