Create and Register an AWS IoT Device Certificate - AWS IoT

Create and Register an AWS IoT Device Certificate

You can use the AWS IoT console or the AWS CLI to create an AWS IoT certificate.

To create a certificate (console)

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the AWS IoT console.

  2. In the left navigation pane, choose Security, choose Certificates, and then choose Create.

  3. Choose One-click certificate creation - Create certificate. Or to generate a certificate with a certificate signing request (CSR), choose Create with CSR.

  4. Download the public key, private key, and certificate to a secure location.

  5. Choose Activate.

  6. Choose Done. You can also choose Attach a policy to attach an existing AWS IoT policy to the certificate.

To create a certificate (CLI)

The AWS CLI provides two commands to create certificates: