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  6. Managing Accounts

Managing Accounts

This section describes how to manage multiple accounts on OBS Browser.

Adding an Account

OBS Browser supports a maximum of ten accounts.

  1. Log in to OBS Browser.
  2. In the upper right corner of OBS Browser, click the account name, and select Manage Account.
  3. In the Manage Account dialog box that is displayed, click Add Account.
  4. In the Add Account dialog box, enter the account information.

    The account information includes the following parameters:

    • Account Name

      The account name is used only to uniquely identify an account and can be different from the OBS account registered with the cloud services. The account name cannot exceed 50 characters.

    • Storage Type
      OBS Browser can connect to OBS or other object storage services.
      • When connecting OBS Browser to OBS, select OBS. See Figure 1.
        Figure 1 OBS Browser account - OBS
      • When connecting OBS Browser to other object storage services, select Other object storage services. See Figure 2.
        Specify  Server Address. You can enter the IP address or domain name in the following format:  serverIP address or domain name:server port (the protocol port of HTTPS is  443 and that of HTTP is  80). The HTTPS server is used by default. If you want to use the HTTP server, click   in the upper right corner and click  System Configuration. In the  System Configuration dialog box that is displayed, deselect  Enable HTTPS.
        Figure 2 OBS Browser account- other object storage services
    • AK and SK

      Enter the AK and SK created in My Credential after you register with a storage service, such as OBS. For details about how to obtain an AK and SK, see section Creating Access Keys (AKs and SKs).

    • Remember my secret access key is selected by default. If you do not select Remember my secret access key, you must input the secret access key each time you log in to OBS Browser.

  5. Click OK.

    After saving the account information, you can click the account name in the upper corner of the page and the newly added account is displayed in the account name drop-down list. You can click the desired account to switch to that account from the current login account.

Editing an Account

  1. Log in to OBS Browser.
  2. In the upper right corner of OBS Browser, click the account name, and select Manage Account.
  3. Click Edit in the row where the desired account resides.
  4. Modify the account information as required.
  5. Click OK to save the modification.

Deleting an Account

  1. Log in to OBS Browser.
  2. In the upper right corner of OBS Browser, click the account name, and select Manage Account.
  3. Click Delete in the row where the desired account resides.
  4. Click OK and the account is deleted.