How To Nintendo Switch Connecting Online

How To Nintendo Switch Connecting Online - Connecting your Nintendo Switch console to the internet will allow you to play online with people from all over the world. You'll also be able to purchase digital software from Nintendo eShop.

In this article nintendoswitchguides.com will give a guide Nintendo switches connecting online, the following steps:
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How to connect to the internet

Your Nintendo Switch console can connect to the internet via Wi-Fi or via a wired connection. Each type of connection requires different conditions, which are listed below.

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Wi-Fi connection setup

You'll need nintendo switch connecting to the internet:

  • An internet connection
  • A wireless router
  • A Nintendo Switch console

Before start you will need to know your wireless router's SSID (its name) and password (security key).

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How to Finding the SSID and Password

The SSID and password for your router should be written on the side or the bottom of the router.

  • The SSID may also be called something like "network name".
  • The password may also be called something like "encryption key", "security key", or just "key".


If you're not sure about something, please read the instruction manual or user guide.

How to Wi-Fi Connection Setup

Setup

1. Place the Nintendo Switch console about 2-3m from the wireless router. If the console is too far from the router, it might not be able to connect.

2. On the console, press the HOME Button to open the HOME Menu, then open System Settings.

3. Select Internet ⇒ Internet Settings.

4. Select your router's SSID from the list of found networks. If you can't find your wireless router, press the Y Button to search again.

5. Enter the password for the router. If "Successfully connected" is displayed, the setup process is complete.

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Wired connection setup

You can only choose to use a wired connection when the console is in TV mode.

How to Wired connection setup :

1.An internet connection
2. A router
3. A LAN cable
4. A LAN adapter (sold separately)
5. A Nintendo Switch console (TV mode)

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Before you start put the Nintendo Switch console in TV mode.

Setup

1. Connect the LAN adapter to the USB port on the Nintendo Switch dock, then use a LAN cable to connect the LAN adapter to the router.

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2. Look at the TV screen for the following steps.
First, press the HOME Button to open the HOME Menu, then open System Settings.

3. Select Internet ⇒ Internet Settings.

4. Select "Wired Connection" from the list of registered networks.

5. Select "Connect to the Internet via Wired Connection". If "Successfully connected" is displayed, the setup process is complete.

It can be helpful to set up both a wired and wireless connection. If you're just using a wired connection, your Nintendo Switch console will become unable to connect to the internet as soon as you remove it from the dock. However, if you also set up a wireless connection, your Nintendo Switch console will connect to Wi-Fi as soon as the wired connection is lost.