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View CloudFront Origin Access Identities

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To view an individual or all CloudFront Origin Access Identities

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AWS Account with the CloudFront Services enabled and Origin Access Identities created.


  • Navigate to Clouds -> AWS Global -> CF Origin Acess Identities (OAI)
    • All Origin Access Identities are displayed
  • Select an individual OAI to drill down on the details of a specific OAI.  For example, the following information is displayed:

Below is more detailed information about your CloudFront Origin Access Identity.

  • Name - A RightScale-specific name for the OAI.
  • ID - A unique virtual identity that's used to give your distribution permission to fetch a private object from your origin server S3 bucket.
  • S3 Canonical User ID - The User ID that's used to grant your OAI permission to access the objects you want to deliver as private content.
  • Caller Reference - The is a unique value that's designed to prevent accidental replays of your request.
  • Comment - Provide a description or notes about the OAI.
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