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


  1. Log on to the VPC console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Route Tables.
  3. Select the region to which the target route table belongs.
  4. On the Route Tables page, find the target route table, and then click Manage in the Actions column.
  5. In the Route Table Details area, click Edit after the Name field to modify the name of the route table.
    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 route table.
    The description must be 2 to 256 characters in length and cannot start with http:// or https://.