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    Error Message: The Software Was Closed Because An Error Occurred

    The information in this article can help you when:

    • An error message is received while starting a game or during gameplay on Nintendo Switch.
    • The message is displayed The software was closed because an error occurred, along with a ! mark at the top of the screen.

    What to Do:

    Try the following steps. After each step, verify if the issue is resolved by starting the software and returning to the part of the game where the error was displayed:

    Is the issue still occurring?

    Please contact us for support.

    You’re all set! For information about Nintendo’s products, be sure to check out the official Nintendo website for all the latest news.