This topic describes how to modify the name and description of a customer gateway.


A customer gateway is created. For more information, see Create a customer gateway.


  1. Log on to the VPN gateway console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click VPN > Customer Gateways.
  3. Select the region where the customer gateway is deployed.
  4. On the Customer Gateways page, find the customer gateway that you want to modify, and click the icon in the Instance ID/Name column to modify the name of the customer gateway.
    The name must be 2 to 100 characters in length, and can contain letters, digits, underscores (_), and hyphens (-). It must start with a letter.
  5. Click the icon in the Description column to modify the description of the customer gateway.
    The description must be 2 to 256 characters in length, and cannot start with http:// or https://.