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Changing a VXC Configuration with the API

This topic describes how to change configuration details of an existing VXC. You can change the VXC service name, rate limit, and VLAN IDs by updating any of these parameters in the Body of the request:

  "name": "My updated API created VXC",
  "rateLimit": 100,
  "aEndVlan": 301,
  "bEndVlan": 402
For details on shutting down a VXC, see Shutting Down a VXC and IX with the API.

Before you begin, obtain a valid access token. For details, see Creating an API Key.

To change the VXC details in the Postman collection

  1. In Postman, expand Connections (VXCs) > Virtual Cross Connects in the left navigation and click PUT Update VXC.

  2. Identify the VXC to update by adding the productUid to the endpoint. Update VXC request

  3. Click the Body tab and update VXC details for name, rate limit, or VLAN IDs.
    This example changes all four values.
    Update VXC request

  4. Click Send.
    The changes will be reflected in the Megaport ONE Portal within two minutes.

Last update: 2023-08-31