EnableVgwRoutePropagation - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud


Enables a virtual private gateway (VGW) to propagate routes to the specified route table of a VPC.

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.


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


The ID of the virtual private gateway that is attached to a VPC. The virtual private gateway must be attached to the same VPC that the routing tables are associated with.

Type: String

Required: Yes


The ID of the route table. The routing table must be associated with the same VPC that the virtual private gateway is attached to.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


The ID of the request.

Type: String


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

Type: Boolean


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common client error codes.



This example enables the specified virtual private gateway to propagate routes automatically to the route table with the ID rtb-c98a35a0.

Sample Request

https://ec2.amazonaws.com/?Action=EnableVgwRoutePropagation &RouteTableID=rtb-c98a35a0 &GatewayId=vgw-d8e09e8a &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

<EnableVgwRoutePropagation xmlns="http://ec2.amazonaws.com/doc/2016-11-15/"> <requestId>4f35a1b2-c2c3-4093-b51f-abb9d7311990</requestId> <return>true</return> </EnableVgwRoutePropagation>

See Also

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