There are a few reasons why someone might want to delete their Nintendo Switch account. Maybe they’re no longer interested in playing games on the console, or they want to start fresh with a new account.
Whatever the reason, it’s actually quite easy to delete a Nintendo Switch account. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to do it.
How To Delete Nintendo Switch Account
1. Go to the Nintendo Switch Account Management page.
2. Log in with the account you want to delete.
3. Click on the “Delete Account” button.
4. Read through the information on the screen, then click the “Delete Account” button again.
5. Enter your password to confirm, then click “OK.”
And that’s it! Your Nintendo Switch account will now be deleted.
Q: Can I delete my Nintendo Switch account without deleting my Nintendo Network ID?
A: No, you cannot. Deleting your Nintendo Switch account will also delete your Nintendo Network ID.
Q: Will I lose my saved data if I delete my Nintendo Switch account?
A: Yes, you will. Once you delete your Nintendo Switch account, all of your saved data will be deleted as well.
Q: Can I delete my Nintendo Switch account from my Nintendo Switch console?
A: No, you cannot. You must go to the Nintendo Switch Account Management page in order to delete your account.
Q: I accidentally deleted my Nintendo Switch account. Can I get it back?
A: Unfortunately, once you delete your Nintendo Switch account, it cannot be recovered.
Q: Can I delete my Nintendo Switch account if it’s linked to my Nintendo Account?
A: Yes, you can. However, doing so will also unlink your Nintendo Switch console from your Nintendo Account.
If you’re no longer interested in playing games on your Nintendo Switch, or you want to start fresh with a new account, you can delete your current account. Just keep in mind that doing so will also delete any saved data on the account, as well as your Nintendo Network ID.
I’m Kevin Harkin, a technology expert and writer. With more than 20 years of tech industry experience, I founded several successful companies. With my expertise in the field, I am passionate about helping others make the most of technology to improve their lives.