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API Reference (API Version 2016-11-15)

DetachInternetGateway

Detaches an Internet gateway from a VPC, disabling connectivity between the Internet and the VPC. The VPC must not contain any running instances with Elastic IP addresses or public IPv4 addresses.

Request Parameters

The following parameters are for this specific action. For more information about required and optional parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Query Parameters.

DryRun

Checks whether you have the required permissions for the action, without actually making the request, and provides an error response. If you have the required permissions, the error response is DryRunOperation. Otherwise, it is UnauthorizedOperation.

Type: Boolean

Required: No

InternetGatewayId

The ID of the Internet gateway.

Type: String

Required: Yes

VpcId

The ID of the VPC.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.

requestId

The ID of the request.

Type: String

return

Is true if the request succeeds, and an error otherwise.

Type: Boolean

Errors

For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Client Errors.

Example

Example

The example detaches the specified Internet gateway from the specified VPC.

Sample Request

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https://ec2.amazonaws.com/?Action=DetachInternetGateway &InternetGatewayId=igw-eaad4883 &VpcId=vpc-11ad4878 &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

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<DetachInternetGatewayResponse xmlns="http://ec2.amazonaws.com/doc/2016-11-15/"> <requestId>59dbff89-35bd-4eac-99ed-be587EXAMPLE</requestId> <return>true</return> </DetachInternetGatewayResponse>

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: