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If I can create a database in Europe, I have a lot less to worry about with reagards to data protection. amazon's docs imply that I can create one in Ireland. When I get to the apropriate stage of the wizard though, I only get us-east-1a, us-east-1b and us-east-1c:

aws availability zones

Does anyone know what I'm doing wrong? Is there somewhere else I can select a more general region?

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I've just discovered you can select the region from a drop down at the top right of the screen. (I spent ages looking for this before asking here, then moments later I saw it). Hope this helps someone else.


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