Obtain AWS Elastic IP address

To Obtain an Elastic IP Address:

  1. In the left navigation pane, under NETWORK & Security, click Elastic IPs.

  2. Click Allocate new address.

  3. .Select Amazon pool and click Allocate.
    A new address will be allocated.
    Click Close.

  4. Select the row associated with the new Elastic IP address and choose Actions > Associate.

  5. In the Instance dropdown select the newly started instance and click Associate.
    Associate Elastic IP with instance

  6. Verify that the IP address was associated with the instance by clicking Services > EC2.

  7. In the left navigation pane, under Instances, click Instances.
    Instance Elastic IP

    Note that the newly acquired elastic up address is now associated with the instance.