Setting up your Amazon SDK for .NET project - Amazon SDK for .NET
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Setting up your Amazon SDK for .NET project

In addition to setting up your environment, you need to configure each project that you create.

There are a few essential things your application needs to access Amazon services through the Amazon SDK for .NET:

  • An appropriate user account or role

  • Credentials for that user account or to assume that role

  • Specification of the Amazon Region

  • AWSSDK packages or assemblies

Some of the topics in this section provide information about how to configure these essential things.

Other topics in this section and other sections provide information about more advanced ways that you can configure your project.