This topic describes how to modify a VPN Gateway. After you create a VPN Gateway, you can modify the name and description of the VPN Gateway.


A VPN Gateway is created. For more information, see Create a VPN Gateway.


  1. Log on to the VPC console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose VPN > VPN Gateways.
  3. Select the region of the target VPN Gateway.
  4. On the VPN Gateways page, find the target VPN Gateway and click the icon in the Instance ID/Name column to modify the instance name.
    The name must be 2 to 100 characters in length and can contain numbers, underscores (_) or hyphens (-). The name must start with a letter.
  5. Click the icon in the Description column to modify the description.
    The description must be 2 to 256 characters in length and cannot start with http:// or https://.