AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Attaches an internet gateway to a VPC, enabling connectivity between the internet and the VPC. For more information about your VPC and internet gateway, see the Amazon Virtual Private Cloud User Guide.


For .NET Core and PCL 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 abstract 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 response = client.AttachInternetGateway(new AttachInternetGatewayRequest 
    InternetGatewayId = "igw-c0a643a9",
    VpcId = "vpc-a01106c2"


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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