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AWS CloudFormation
User Guide (API Version 2010-05-15)

AWS::EC2::InternetGateway

Creates a new Internet gateway in your AWS account. After creating the Internet gateway, you then attach it to a VPC.

Syntax

To declare this entity in your AWS CloudFormation template, use the following syntax:

JSON

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{ "Type" : "AWS::EC2::InternetGateway", "Properties" : { "Tags" : [ Resource Tag, ... ] } }

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Type: "AWS::EC2::InternetGateway" Properties: Tags: - Resource Tag

Properties

Tags

An arbitrary set of tags (key–value pairs) for this resource.

Required: No

Type: AWS CloudFormation Resource Tags

Update requires: No interruption.

Return Values

Ref

When the logical ID of this resource is provided to the Ref intrinsic function, Ref returns the resource name.

For more information about using the Ref function, see Ref.

Example

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{ "AWSTemplateFormatVersion" : "2010-09-09", "Resources" : { "myInternetGateway" : { "Type" : "AWS::EC2::InternetGateway", "Properties" : { "Tags" : [ {"Key" : "foo", "Value" : "bar"}] } } } }

YAML

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AWSTemplateFormatVersion: '2010-09-09' Resources: myInternetGateway: Type: "AWS::EC2::InternetGateway" Properties: Tags: - Key: foo Value: bar

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