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If you just set up a new Nintendo Switch or try to transfer your data to a new one, these useful Nintendo Switch guides should make the process much easier. In this article, you will find quick links to popular Switch setup guides (such as traffic, user queries, and popular searches) and wiki page troubleshooting.
The IGN Nintendo Switch guide has lots of good hardware information, but if you're looking for more guides on the Nintendo Switch games, be sure to check out these popular game wikis:
This may seem like a simple, but It is an important step in Switch setup. If you have trouble getting the switch to appear on the TV as others who are looking for a solution, give this guide a read.
If you have a new special edition Switch or want to move specific save files from one Switch to another, this guide will help you make the transition. Don't forget, you can also expand a Switch storage with compatible SD cards.
The Nintendo Switch docking station has no space built in for a hard connection, but if you have the adapter, this guide can help you get it set up in the right place.
Problems have been reported with Nintendo Switch Joy-Con. If you're experiencing a problem, visit this well-known Joy-Con Controller problem page for suggestions on how to fix the problem.
If you have a family of Nintendo Switch players, consider subscribing to the Nintendo family online plan. This plan provides up to eight units access to Nintendo's online service through an annual $ 34.99 membership. Learn more about the program and how to set it up in the video below, or visit the entire Nintendo Switch Online Family Membership guide page.
If you have chosen to download games, you can watch and stop download progress in a few ways, including displaying the game's new icon on the main switch's main menu. If you do not see it, go back to eShop and make sure you started the download after purchasing the game or entering a code. Learn more about viewing game download progress with this site.
How to scan Amiibo and manage Amiibo storage data
There are tons of Amiibo available for the Nintendo Switch (you can see all the available so far in the slideshow below!) And their functionality varies from game to game. If you have trouble scanning Amiibo as the others who searched for this term, proceed to our How To Scan Amiibo Guide to make sure you are losing Amiibo in the right place.
Amiibo is also able to store data. Learn more about how to handle the stored data with the Amiibo Data Storage Wizard (hint: check your system settings!).
Be sure to check out the entire Nintendo Switch wiki guide for more useful information.