Creating a Storage Bucket

This page shows you how to create a Google Cloud Storage Bucket.

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Buckets are created in the us multi-regional location and have a default storage class of Standard Storage.

To create a new storage bucket:

1. Open the Cloud Storage browser in the Google Cloud Platform Console.

2. Click Create bucket.

3. Specify a Name, subject to the bucket name requirements.

4. Select a Default storage class for the bucket. The default storage class will be assigned by default to all objects uploaded to the bucket.

Note: Click Compare storage classes to compare storage classes and monthly cost estimates

5. A Location where the bucket data will be stored.

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6. Click Create.