Learn how to set up a new or existing S3 bucket so that it can store PDFs generated by Paperplane.
These instructions only apply to API keys created before May 24th, 2019. For newer API keys, see the quickstart guide.
Paperplane uploads PDFs to your own S3 bucket. In order for this to occur, you will need to grant permission to upload files to your bucket. This is done by setting a "bucket policy".
Follow the steps below to create your bucket and apply the policy. You can use the AWS web console or the command line interface.
Setting up a bucket using the web console
Sign in to AWS and open the S3 console in your browser. Click “Create Bucket” and choose a bucket name and region. Continue to step through the wizard (you can leave all the default options unchanged) and create the bucket.
Next you’ll need to give Paperplane permission to upload to the bucket. To do this: