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Page updated Apr 29, 2024

Use existing AWS resources

Set up existing analytics backend

The manual setup enables you to use your existing Amazon Pinpoint resource in your app.

import { Amplify } from 'aws-amplify';
Analytics: {
Pinpoint: {
// REQUIRED - Amazon Pinpoint App Client ID
appId: 'XXXXXXXXXXabcdefghij1234567890ab',
// REQUIRED - Amazon service region
region: 'us-east-1',
// OPTIONAL - How many events can be buffered at once.
bufferSize: 1000,
// OPTIONAL - How many events will be flushed from the buffer per batch.
flushSize: 100,
// OPTIONAL - The interval in milliseconds to perform a buffer check and flush if necessary.
flushInterval: 5000, // 5s
// OPTIONAL - The limit for failed recording retries.
resendLimit: 5

Update your IAM Policy

Amazon Pinpoint service requires an IAM policy in order to use the record and identifyUser APIs:

"Version": "2012-10-17",
"Statement": [
"Effect": "Allow",
"Action": ["mobiletargeting:UpdateEndpoint", "mobiletargeting:PutEvents"],
"Resource": ["arn:aws:mobiletargeting:*:${accountID}:apps/${appId}*"]