AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Requests a VPC peering connection between two VPCs: a requester VPC that you own and a peer VPC with which to create the connection. The peer VPC can belong to another AWS account. The requester VPC and peer VPC cannot have overlapping CIDR blocks.

The owner of the peer VPC must accept the peering request to activate the peering connection. The VPC peering connection request expires after 7 days, after which it cannot be accepted or rejected.

If you try to create a VPC peering connection between VPCs that have overlapping CIDR blocks, the VPC peering connection status goes to failed.


For PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to CreateVpcPeeringConnectionAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.EC2
Assembly: AWSSDK.EC2.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public abstract CreateVpcPeeringConnectionResponse CreateVpcPeeringConnection(
         CreateVpcPeeringConnectionRequest request
Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.CreateVpcPeeringConnectionRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the CreateVpcPeeringConnection service method.

Return Value
The response from the CreateVpcPeeringConnection service method, as returned by EC2.

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms

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