How to Auto Generate an OpenStack RC File

Within this short tutorial we will provide the steps for auto generating the OpenStack RC File.

Via Horizon,

  1. Within the Project tab click Compute / Access & Security.
  2. Choose the API Access tab.
  3. Click Download OpenStack RC file.

Tags: OpenStack

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R Donato

Rick Donato is the Founder and Chief Editor of He currently works as an SDN/NFV Solutions Architect and has a keen interest in automation and the cloud.

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