Creating a security group and Key pair at AWS

For connecting to the AWS web application through the FTP and with the Database client you need to create a key pair and give permission in the security groups. You can do this by doing the following steps.

Step:1 For giving permission in the database security group click on the RDS link on the AWS dashboard.


Step: 2 Click on the security groups under DB security groups to give permission to your IP or to define any other rule.

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Step:3 To add the KEY Value Pair go to the EC2 Instance by clicking on the EC2 link on the AWS Dashboard.


Step:4 Create a key pair clicking on Create Key pair and giving it a name.


Step:5 You will get a .pem file which you can convert to .ppk (Click here to see steps) to connect with the server by using FTP client.