“Is my child playing video games too much?”
“What kind of games are they playing?”
“Can I restrict games according to my child’s age?”
As a parent, it's not always easy to keep an eye on your children's time spent with entertainment devices. The Nintendo Switch Parental Controls smart device app is a free smart device app which you can link with Nintendo Switch to easily monitor what and how your children are playing. If you do not have a smart device you can also set certain restrictions on Nintendo Switch directly.
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In order to use the Nintendo Switch Parental Controls smart device app, a parent or guardian (aged 18 or above) needs to have a Nintendo Account. Find out how to set up a Nintendo Account. Please also note that the purchase of products or services from Nintendo eShop can be restricted via Nintendo Account settings.
Please note: restrictions on purchasing products or services on Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch can be set from the Nintendo Account settings.
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