How Do I Disable A Primary Switch?

If No:

  • Using a web browser, visit accounts.nintendo.com.
  • Sign in to the Nintendo Account you wish to deactivate.
  • Select “Shop Menu.”
  • Select “Deregister Primary Console.”
  • Enter your Nintendo Account password.
  • Select “Deregister” twice to confirm.

How do I remove a primary switch?

Select the Nintendo Account you want to deactivate on the console. Select the picture of your icon in the upper-right corner to access your Account Information. Scroll down to the Primary Console status. Select Deregister twice to confirm.

How do I make a primary switch?

Access “Account Settings” in the eshop and select the “deactivate console” option. Now connect to the internet with the other Switch that you want to designate as the primary console. Log in and access the eshop. It will now be the primary console.

How do I deactivate a switch account?

Complete these steps

  1. Select System Settings from the HOME Menu.
  2. Scroll down to highlight Users, then select the appropriate user account to access the Profile Settings.
  3. Scroll down to the bottom of the settings and select Delete User.
  4. Check the box next to Delete, then select Next.

How do you identify a primary switch?

You can check which console is the primary by viewing your account details in the eShop. To view this, open the Nintendo eShop on you Switch and select which account you want to view. On the top right of the screen, click on your profile to view your account details.

How do I know which switch is primary?

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How do I deregister a primary switch without a console?

The next time you open Nintendo eShop, the console you use to connect will automatically be set as your primary console.

  • Using a web browser, visit accounts.nintendo.com.
  • Sign in to the Nintendo Account you wish to deregister the primary console for.
  • Select “Shop Menu”.
  • Select “Deregister Primary Console”.

How do I Gameshare switch?

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Can you transfer games between switches?

Nintendo lets you move your digital games from one Switch to another instead of having to buy a new copy if you get a new one. Luckily, with the launch of the Switch, players can transfer a digitally downloaded game from one device to another fairly easily.

What do I do if someone stole my switch?

The first thing you should do is contact Nintendo to let them know that your system has been stolen. You can contact them directly at their support line. They are available from 6:00 AM to 7:00 PM Pacific. Nintendo Support can be reached at 1-800-255-3700.

What happens when you deregister a switch?

You deregister a missing Switch to protect your Nintendo account and eShop access. You don’t want whoever has your Switch to buy anything with your account. You also want to deny the bastard access to your digital games.

Select “System Settings” on the HOME Menu. Scroll down to highlight “Users,” then select the appropriate user account to access the Profile Settings. Scroll down to the bottom of the settings and select “Unlink Nintendo Account.” Select “Confirm,” then “Unlink” to unlink the Nintendo Account.