AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Creates a NAT gateway in the specified subnet. A NAT gateway can be used to enable instances in a private subnet to connect to the Internet. This action creates a network interface in the specified subnet with a private IP address from the IP address range of the subnet. For more information, see NAT Gateways in the Amazon Virtual Private Cloud User Guide.


For .NET Core and PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to CreateNatGatewayAsync.

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


public virtual CreateNatGatewayResponse CreateNatGateway(
         CreateNatGatewayRequest request
Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.CreateNatGatewayRequest

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

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


This example creates a NAT gateway in subnet subnet-1a2b3c4d and associates an Elastic IP address with the allocation ID eipalloc-37fc1a52 with the NAT gateway.

To create a NAT gateway

var response = client.CreateNatGateway(new CreateNatGatewayRequest 
    AllocationId = "eipalloc-37fc1a52",
    SubnetId = "subnet-1a2b3c4d"

NatGateway natGateway = response.NatGateway;


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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