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


  1. Log on to the VPC console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click VSwitches.
  3. Select the region of the VPC to which the target VSwitch belongs.
  4. On the VSwitches page, find the target VSwitch, click Manage in the Actions column.
  5. In the VSwitch Basic Information area, click Edit after the Name field to modify the name of the VSwitch.
    The name must be 2 to 128 characters in length and can contain letters, numbers, underscores (_) and hyphens (-). It must start with a letter.
  6. Click Edit after the Description field to modify the description of the VSwitch.
    The description must be 2 to 256 characters in length and cannot start with http:// or https://.