• Please make sure to finish the Admin & Database Creators chapter from the Intermediate Labs section before proceeding.
  • In order to work on this Lab – revert the changes which you have made in section - Change Default Catalog Settings. Note: These changes are required only if you have started with Lake Formation Basics. Follow these steps to revert back the settings:
    • Open the AWS Lake Formation console at
    • In the navigation pane, under Data catalog, choose Settings.
    • Check both the boxes and choose Save.
    • In the navigation pane, under Permissions, choose Admins and database creators.
    • If you don’t find IAMAllowedPrincipals group under Database creators, choose Grant. The Grant permissions dialog box appears, select IAMAllowedPrincipals from IAM Users and Roles and has the Create database permission. Choose Grant.