An error occurred InvalidBucketName when calling the CreateBucket operation The specified bucket is not valid

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Hi Guys,

I am trying to create an S3 bucket from AWS CLI. But it is showing me the below error.

$ aws s3api create-bucket --bucket BucketNew --region us-east-1
An error occurred (InvalidBucketName) when calling the CreateBucket operation: The specified bucket is not valid.
Oct 7, 2020 in AWS by akhtar
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You can't use an uppercase letter in your bucket name. AWS will not allow you to use an uppercase letter in the bucket name. You can use the below syntax.

$ aws s3api create-bucket --bucket bucketnew --region us-east-1
answered Oct 7, 2020 by MD
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