Before you can use AutoML Video Classification, you must enable it for your project.
Set up your project
Sign in to your Google Account.
If you don't already have one, sign up for a new account.
In the Cloud Console, on the project selector page, select or create a Google Cloud project.
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- Enable the AutoML and Cloud Storage APIs.
- Install the
gcloudcommand line tool.
- Follow the instructions to create a service account and download a key file for that account.
- Set the
GOOGLE_APPLICATION_CREDENTIALSenvironment variable to the path to the service account key file that you downloaded when you created the service account.
- Set the
PROJECT_IDenvironment variable to your Project ID.
export PROJECT_ID=your-project-idThe AutoML API calls and resource names include your Project ID in them. The
PROJECT_IDenvironment variable provides a convenient way to specify the ID.
- If you are an owner for your project, add your service account to the AutoML Editor
IAM role, replacing service-account-name with the name of
your new service account. For example,
gcloud auth login gcloud projects add-iam-policy-binding $PROJECT_ID \ --member="serviceAccount:service-account-name" \ --role="roles/automl.editor"
- Otherwise (if you are not a project owner), ask a project owner to add both your user ID and your service account to the AutoML Editor IAM role.
Create a Cloud Storage bucket
Create a Google Cloud Storage bucket for storing your videos and input CSV files:
gsutil mb -p project-id -c regional -l us-central1 gs://your-bucket-name/