How Do I Merge EShop Funds?

Can you transfer eShop money?

No. Nintendo eShop funds cannot be combined or transferred between accounts. Funds can only be used with the Nintendo Network ID or Nintendo Account where they were originally added or purchased.

Nintendo Network ID

You can link your 3DS account to your Switch account, which this article provides information on how to do that. The benefit for linking your accounts provides the ability to share funds between your systems.

Can you transfer purchases from one Nintendo account to another?

Digital game purchases and code redemptions are final, and cannot be transferred to a different Nintendo Account. Anyone that uses the purchaser’s primary console can play the digital games or DLC that have been purchased by that Nintendo Account.

Can you use a prepaid visa on Nintendo eShop?

can i use a VISA gift card for Nintendo eshop purchases? It works, just go to the website on the back of the card, login and then enter your zip code. Until you register it online you will only be able to use it in a store.

Can I gift eShop games?

It is not possible to send a gift in the Nintendo eShop (on-device or off-device). You may consider gifting a prepaid Nintendo eShop card or a download code instead. Download codes for select games can be purchased through the Nintendo Store. Some retailers may also sell download codes for select games.

How do I transfer my Nintendo eShop account?

Select Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch HOME Menu to launch the Nintendo eShop. Select the account you want to use. Select the picture of your icon in the upper-right corner to access your Account Information. Select Merge Funds from Nintendo 3DS/Wii U.

How do I merge funds from switch to 3ds?

How to merge funds from another Nintendo device

  • Select your Profile Page from the Home screen on your Nintendo Switch.
  • Select User Settings.
  • Scroll down and select Nintendo eShop Settings.
  • Select Add Funds.
  • Select Merge Funds from Nintendo 3DS/Wii U.
  • Select Merge Funds.
  • Enter your Nintendo account password.

Go to the Nintendo Account website and sign in to your Nintendo Account. Click User info, then scroll down to the Linked accounts section and click Edit. To unlink an NNID from your Nintendo Account, click the checkmark next to Nintendo Network ID to remove the link.

How do I sign into my Nintendo account on my 3ds?

Go to the Nintendo Account website. Enter the sign-in information that you used to create your Nintendo Account: For Nintendo Account sign in: Enter the email address and password associated to your account, then click Sign in.

How do I transfer to another switch?

Step 1: Start on the old Switch

  1. Select System Settings from the Home screen on your Nintendo Switch.
  2. Select Users from the side menu.
  3. Select Transfer Your User Data.
  4. Select Next.
  5. Select Next.
  6. Select Source Console to identify that this is the device you’ll transfer data from.
  7. Select the account you want to transfer.

How do you transfer a digital game switch?

To begin the transfer, navigate to System Settings, select “Users” and then “Transfer Your User Data” on the source system – the Switch you’re transferring data from. Follow the prompts until you’re told to designate the console and select “Source Console.” Select continue, and then pick up your Switch Lite.

Can I get a digital copy of a game I already own switch?

With the Nintendo Switch you can purchase and download a digital copy of a physical game you own. For most Switch games a digital copy will be able to use the game save data created by your physical copy. This will allow you to continue playing with the digital copy and you can sell/give away the physical copy.

Can I use a debit card on Nintendo eShop?

Yesas long as it says Visa/MC/American Express on your debit card.

Is it safe to use credit card on Nintendo eShop?

Yes. You have the option to save the credit card information when you add funds or purchase content with a credit card in the Nintendo Switch eShop. Credit card information stored on your Nintendo Account can also be used for off-device purchases.

You can now use the “PayPal” option in the Nintendo Switch eShop and online Game Store to complete your digital purchase.

  • Click “Link a PayPal account.”
  • Log in to your PayPal account or create a new PayPal account.
  • Review the PayPal Policies and click “Agree & Continue” to complete the link.