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Amazon S3 Object Versioning - Introduction

Bucket Explorer now supports Amazon S3 versioning of Bucket and objects .

  • By enabling versioning on your Amazon S3 Bucket, you can preserve, retrieve, and restore every version of overwritten and deleted objects in your Bucket. You can enable this feature by setting S3 versioning on the Bucket. Simply follow the steps to enable S3 versioning on Amazon S3 Bucket . You can also do the steps to remove S3 versioning when you want to.

  • Bucket explorer allows you to download the versioning object in such a way that you can easily identify as well as sort them according to Amazon S3 last modified date. Click here to get more details on how to download Versioning Objects .

  • With Bucket Explorer, you can also update ACL on Amazon S3 version object(s). Using this feature, you can update ACL for all version objects of a Bucket or selected version objects. Updating ACL on more than one object is performed in queue. On the other hand, when you update ACL for single version object, the queue will not be shown. Check the link on how to update Amazon S3 ACL for version objects of a Bucket .

  • Amazon S3 also allows you to list all versions of S3 objects which are overwritten and deleted by you, and for this, you need to enable S3 versioning for the S3 Bucket. When you want to see versions of S3 objects that have been updated or deleted for the S3 Bucket, use Bucket Explorer to list in an organized way. Click here to see the steps on how to list versions of S3 object .

    Note: As we list version objects, a “Switch to object list” button will appear on the object toolbar. Clicking on this button switches you to S3 object list from version object list.

  • Versioning in Bucket Explorer helps you in identifying different versions of objects. On the versions, various operations can be performed. You can delete version of an object , copy versions of an object , or move Amazon S3 Bucket, Files, and Folders .

  • Amazon S3 adds new features for hosting static websites. With these new features, you can now configure and access any of your S3 buckets as a website. When a request is made to the root of your Bucket configured as a website, Amazon S3 returns a root document. Hosting your website on Amazon S3 is almost as easy as uploading your files to an FTP server. Check here for more details on How to Host Static Website on Amazon S3 with Bucket Explorer?

  • S3 Website has been provided by Amazon S3 to allow users to set Bucket as S3 Website. Refer to this link to know more about how to set S3 Bucket as S3 Website . Now you can easily host your static website on the S3 Bucket.