How To Pair Joy-Con Controllers Nintendo Switch

How To Pair Joy-Con Controllers Nintendo Switch - If you are a new user of Nintendo Switch, the first time you are looking for is how to setup and guide to using your console. In contrast to those who want to challenge friends to play The Charming Empire or Spartan simultaneously, all you have to do is how to pair more than one set of Joy-Cons to Switch.
Nintendo Switch How Many Controllers Can Connect

How Many Joy Cons Can Connect To One Switch


In this case, you can connect up to eight wireless controllers can be plugged into the Nintendo Switch console. However, the maximum number of controllers can be connected will vary depending on the type of controller and features used. In this article, nintendoswitchguides.com will provide a guide pair joy-con controllers Nintendo switch. Here are the steps to get it done:

How To Connect Joy Con To Switch

Joint Pairing.



Pair Button.

1. From the HOME Menu, select "Controllers," then "Change Grip and Order." When the following screen is displayed, press and hold the SYNC Button for at least one second on the controller you want to pair.

Nintendo Switch Controllers Not Working


  • Once paired, the player LEDs that match the controller number will remain on.



2. Confirm how Joy-Con will be held.

  • By doing Button Pairing itself, the console will not be able to tell if Joy-Con will be held as a dual-controller handle, or if Joy-Con will be held horizontally as an individual controller.
  • To confirm how Joy-Con will be used, press the L / R Button Button as shown below on this screen.

How To Sync Nintendo Switch Controller

USB Connection Pairing.

Install the Joy-Con to the Joy-Con charging handle (sold separately), then connect to the Nintendo Switch dock with the included USB cable (model No. HAC-010).


  • In this case, if a USB connection is not available, you will need to perform a system update.