steps to download Nintendo Switch games from eShop and with a code

steps to download Nintendo Switch games from eShop and with a code
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You can download Nintendo Switch games from the Nintendo eShop in just a few minutes, depending on how fast your internet connection is. here I will show you all the steps to download Nintendo Switch games from eShop and with a code.

When you download a Nintendo Switch game, you can pay for it using a debit/credit card, a gift card, a PayPal account, or with Nintendo Points.

If you happen to have a code, you can use it to download a game without paying. Digitally downloading Nintendo Switch games is an easy and efficient way to get all the games you want to play, without having to keep a collection of physical games. so now let’s check all the steps to download Nintendo Switch games from eShop and with a code:

How to download Nintendo Switch games from the Nintendo eShop?

1. From the Switch home screen, navigate down to the eShop icon on the bottom taskbar ” it looks like an orange shopping bag” and “press A” to open it. Enter your account password if prompted.

2. In the eShop, you can choose to search for games by name, browse among recent releases, or look at the best sellers. There’s also a “Great Deals” option that will show you all the games currently on sale. Once you choose a game to download, click on it with A.

3. Scroll over to the box labeled “Proceed to Purchase” (or “Free Download” if the game is free) and press A.

4. There are several ways to pay for a game. You can use Nintendo Points, which you earn from buying other games (each point is worth one cent), use a debit or credit card, an eShop gift card, or a PayPal account. Clicking on any option will give you instructions for how to link that payment type to your account.

5. Once you’ve linked your payment method and added funds to your account, confirm that you want to make the purchase.

6. The eShop will take a moment to process your purchase. Once it does, just sit back and wait while your new game downloads onto the system.

How to download Nintendo Switch games with a code

If you’ve received a download code for a Nintendo Switch game.  for example, if you bought a digital game code from Amazon — then you can load the game onto your console without any need for an extra payment.

1. Again, open the eShop by selecting its icon from the Switch home screen.

2. In the menu on the left side of the screen, scroll to the bottom and select “Enter Code.”

3. Press A or tap the empty text box to bring up a keyboard.

4. Enter in your code and press “OK” or the plus button.

5. If your code is valid, you’ll be shown what game the code is tied to.

6. The game will begin to download.

3 Best Nintendo Switch Emulators for Windows 

1. Yuzu, the most advanced Switch emulator.

2. Ryujinx, a simpler but functional alternative.

3. Cemu, the emulator of WiiU par excellence.


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