How to enforce AWS server-side encryption on your Amazon backup bucket

Here are instructions for how to enforce AWS server-side encryption on your Amazon backup bucket: Select a bucket and select “Properties” from the drop-down menu: Select “Permissions,” then click “Edit bucket policy”: The policy editor will open: Enter a policy that will force all uploads to be encrypted. Here is an example of a policy that will […]

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How to prepare Amazon S3 for backup or sync

To sync or backup with Amazon S3, you first need to create an appropriate Amazon S3 bucket, Amazon AWS AIM user, and (optionally) configure Amazon Glacier policies for your backup bucket. Create Amazon S3 bucket for sync and backup. Create an Amazon AWS AIM user to own this backup. Instructions are here: https://support.cloudhq.net/how-to-create-amazon-iam-user-for-cloudhq-sync-backup-to-amazon-s3/. Optionally, you […]

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How to make Amazon S3 bucket public

You can make a particular Amazon S3 bucket public by following these steps: NOTE: You must have a cloudHQ business plan to sync Amazon S3 using cloudHQ. Sign into Amazon S3 and go to the Amazon S3 Management Console.   Select the bucket from the left. Click the “Properties” button on the right:   Go to the […]

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How to create Amazon IAM user for cloudHQ sync / backup to Amazon S3

Here are instructions for how to create an Amazon IAM user: Create a user in Amazon IAM: Save your credentials. You will need to enter these credentials in cloudHQ. Attach policy “AmazonS3FullAccess”:   NOTE: If you already have a bucket and you want to limit cloudHQ to access only that bucket, you can apply the policy […]

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How to back up Egnyte to Amazon S3 / Glacier

Here are short instructions for how to back up Egnyte to Amazon S3: Amazon S3 preparation: Before we start the cloudHQ wizard to back up your Egnyte, we need first to create an appropriate Amazon S3 bucket, Amazon AWS AIM user, and configure Amazon Glacier policies for your backup bucket—if needed. Create an Amazon S3 bucket […]

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How to back up OneNote to Amazon S3

Here are short instructions for how to back up OneNote to Amazon S3: Start the synchronization wizard to sync two cloud accounts. Click the OneNote icon: Select an already-configured OneNote account or click “Add OneNote” to add a new OneNote account: If you click “Add OneNote,” you will be forwarded to authorize cloudHQ to access your account: Select […]

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How to sync Amazon S3 and Google Drive

Here are short instructions on how to sync Amazon S3 and Google Drive: Start the synchronization wizard to sync two cloud accounts. Click the Amazon S3 icon: Select an already-configured Amazon S3 account or add a new Amazon S3 account: Input an Access Key ID and Secret Access Key, then click “Add Amazon S3”: If you […]

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How to sync Amazon S3 and Dropbox

Here are short instructions on how to sync Amazon S3 and Dropbox. Start the synchronization wizard to sync two cloud accounts. Click the Amazon S3 icon: Select an of already configured Amazon S3 account or add a new Amazon S3 account: Input an Access Key ID and Secret Access Key, then click “Add Amazon S3”: If […]

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