Amazon Simple Email Service
Developer Guide

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Step 1: Create a Configuration Set Using Amazon SES

Configuration sets enable you to publish email sending events (bounces, complaints, deliveries, sent emails, and rejected emails) to Amazon CloudWatch or Amazon Kinesis Data Firehose.

You can use the Amazon SES console or the CreateConfigurationSet API to create a configuration set.

To create a configuration set (console)

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the Amazon SES console at

  2. In the left navigation pane, choose Configuration Sets.

  3. In the content pane, choose Create Configuration Set.

  4. Type a name for the configuration set, and then choose Create Configuration Set.

  5. Choose Close.

For information about how to use the CreateConfigurationSet API to create a configuration set, see the Amazon Simple Email Service API Reference.