This topic describes how to modify a customer gateway. After creating a customer gateway, you can modify the name and the description of the customer gateway.


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


  1. Log on to the VPC console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click VPN > Customer Gateways.
  3. Select the region to which the target customer gateway belongs.
  4. On the Customer Gateways page, find the target customer gateway 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 numbers, underscores (_) or hyphens (-). The name 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://.