On the ‘source’ Switch
- On the Home Menu of the Switch you’re finishing with, select ‘System Settings’ and then ‘Data Management’.
- Then tap ‘Send Save Data to Another Console’ and choose appropriate account.
- Then select the specific game save data from the list that you want to transfer and choose ‘Send Save Data’.
How do I transfer a game from one account to another?
From within the System Settings of the original console, use the option to Transfer Your User and Save Data for each account you wish to transfer. You can also select Transfer Your Save Data if you want to move an individual game save file to a different system.
Can Nintendo eshop games be transferred?
Digital game purchases 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 I sell my switch with digital games?
Most people ask “how do you sell your Nintendo Switch games you bought digitally”? Well the answer is, you can’t! You can only do so by selling your account as a whole. This includes all the games you’ve bought digitally, the dlcs and season passes.