How to Troubleshoot a Nintendo Switch System Freezes, Locks Up, or Won'T Turn Off

How to Troubleshoot a Nintendo Switch System Freezes, Locks Up, or Won'T Turn Off - The most annoying thing is when the screen appears frozen or stopped moving did not even respond at all, if you are experiencing it for the first time, surely you will be wondering what happens if the switch gets damaged? quiet time is nintendoswitchguides.com will give a guide troubleshoot a Nintendo switch system freezes, locks up, or won't turn off.

Nintendo Switch Constantly Freezing

If this problem occurs specifically with problem downloaded software, maybe it is related problems you can read here to find out more details. The following this steps to start troubleshoot a Nintendo switch system freezes locks up, or won't turn off:

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1. With the console undocked, attach the Joy-Con controllers.

2. If this issue is happening while the console is in TV mode, verify you are using the Nintendo Switch dock (model No. HAC-007).

Nintendo Switch Freezing During Gameplay


  • If a different accessory is being used, replacing it with the licensed dock may resolve the problem.

Nintendo Switch Freezes Won'T Turn Off





3. Hold down the POWER Button for at least 12 seconds to force the console to power off, then remove any game cards or microSD cards.

4. Power on the console and perform a system update.

  •  If the issue persists, power off the console again, then initialize the console without deleting the save data.


If this continues to the point where it affects the game, you can visit the official website of Nintendo's Online Repair set-up, so that they can check the console, and repair or replace it happening.