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Updated on 2024-01-18 GMT+08:00

Modifying a Virtual Interface


After a virtual interface is created, you can modify its name, bandwidth, rate limiting, and priority as well as the name, remote subnet, and description of a virtual interface.


  1. Log in to the management console.
  2. On the console homepage, click in the upper left corner and select the desired region and project.
  3. Hover on to display Service List and choose Networking > Direct Connect.
  4. In the navigation pane on the left, choose Direct Connect > Virtual Interfaces.
  5. Locate the virtual interface you want to modify and click Modify in the Operation column.
    Figure 1 Modifying virtual interface 1

    You can also click the name of the virtual interface to go to the Basic Information page of the virtual interface, where you can modify the name, bandwidth, rate limiting, priority, and peer of the virtual interface.

    For details virtual interface peers, see Virtual Interface Peers.

    Figure 2 Modifying virtual interface 2

    If multiple virtual interfaces are associated with one Direct Connect device, load is balanced among virtual interfaces with the same priority, while virtual interfaces with different priorities are working in active/standby pairs.