AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Describes one or more of your internet gateways.


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

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


public abstract DescribeInternetGatewaysResponse DescribeInternetGateways(
         DescribeInternetGatewaysRequest request
Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.DescribeInternetGatewaysRequest

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

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


This example describes the Internet gateway for the specified VPC.

To describe the Internet gateway for a VPC

var response = client.DescribeInternetGateways(new DescribeInternetGatewaysRequest 
    Filters = new List {
        new Filter {
            Name = "attachment.vpc-id",
            Values = new List {

List internetGateways = response.InternetGateways;


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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