1 . Within the AWS console, use the region drop list to select us-west-2 (Oregon). We are doing this because the workshop script will provsion the resources in this same region.
2 . Navigate to the cloud9 console or just search for it under the AWS console services menu.
3 . Click the
Create environment button
4 . For the name use
5 . To avoid an error of t2.micro not being available in all availability zones of us-west-2, choose the t3-small option. Keep the remaining default settings and create the environment
This will take about 1-2 minutes to provision
When the environment comes up, customize the environment by:
1 . Close the welcome page tab
2 . Close the lower work area tab
3 . Open a new terminal tab in the main work area.
Your workspace should now look like this and can hide the left hand environment explorer by clicking on the left side environment tab.
If you don’t like this dark theme, you can change it from the View / Themes Cloud9 workspace menu.