Launching Amazon CloudShell - Amazon Web Services Management Console
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Launching Amazon CloudShell

Amazon CloudShell is a browser-based, pre-authenticated shell that you can launch directly from the Amazon Web Services Management Console. You can run Amazon CLI commands against services using your preferred shell (Bash, PowerShell, or Z shell).

You can launch Amazon CloudShell from the Amazon Web Services Management Console using either one of the following two methods:

  • Choose the Amazon CloudShell icon on the console navigation bar.

  • Start typing "cloudshell" in the Find Services box and then choose the Amazon CloudShell option.

For more information on this service, see the Amazon CloudShell User Guide.