Create a folder inside S3 Bucket

Updated: 2023-09-01
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Creating a Folder inside an Amazon S3 Bucket


The AWS S3 console allows you to create folders for grouping objects. This can be a very helpful organizational tool. However, in Amazon S3, buckets and objects are the primary resources. A folder simply becomes a prefix for object key names that are virtually archived into it.


  1. Return to the Buckets menu by clicking here, and click on the calabs-bucket you created earlier. (Reminder: Your bucket name will differ slightly.)

  2. Click Create folder:


  1. In the Folder name textbox, enter cloudfolder:

  2. Scroll to the bottom and click Create folder:

The folder is created inside your S3 bucket: