AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Attaches an internet gateway or a virtual private gateway to a VPC, enabling connectivity between the internet and the VPC. For more information, see Internet gateways in the Amazon VPC User Guide.


For .NET Core this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to AttachInternetGatewayAsync.

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


public virtual AttachInternetGatewayResponse AttachInternetGateway(
         AttachInternetGatewayRequest request


Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.AttachInternetGatewayRequest

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

Return Value

The response from the AttachInternetGateway service method, as returned by EC2.


This example attaches the specified Internet gateway to the specified VPC.

To attach an Internet gateway to a VPC

var client = new AmazonEC2Client();
var response = client.AttachInternetGateway(new AttachInternetGatewayRequest 
    InternetGatewayId = "igw-c0a643a9",
    VpcId = "vpc-a01106c2"


Version Information

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

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