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Creating New AWS Access & Secret Key

Apito AWS Lambda Function Extension needs Access and Secret Key in-order for your logic function to operate. You can use your old credential if you have any, but it is recommended to create a new IAM in AWS for apito.

Creating AWS Users for apito

Login to AWS Console and navigate to IAM Section. Click on the Users from the Left side menu and click Add user button. Follow the steps below to create a new user

  1. Enter a User name and on Access Type select Programmatic access and click Next
  2. Set permissions by selecting Attach existing policies directly tab like belowInspect a Role
  3. Search for lambda permission and check AWSLambda_FullAccess. Click next
  4. Add your tags ( Skip it if you do not know what it is). Click next
  5. Click on Create user button

Congratulation! You have successfully created a new user in AWS that has Lambda Access.


Be sure to save your Access Key ID and Secret access key to someplace safe. You need these two in-order to enable AWS Extension in apito.