Snapshot availability could prevent data loss and simplify data recovery in the case of data encryption.
Step 1. Log in to the Amazon EC2 console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/ec2/.
Step 2. Click on Snapshots under the Elastic Block Store in the navigation pane.
Step 3. Click on Create Snapshot.
Step 4. For "Select resource type" click on Volume.
Step 5. For "Volume,"" select the volume.
Step 6 (Optional). Enter a description for the snapshot.
Step 7 (Optional). Choose Add Tag to add tags to your snapshot. For each tag, provide a tag key and a tag value.
Step 8. Click on Create Snapshot.
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