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How to Check the Error History

Instructions on how to view the Error History information on Nintendo Switch.

Additional Information:

  • When an error code is received on the Nintendo Switch console, it will be saved within the error history log for future reference.
  • The 10 most recent errors will be saved to the console's error history, with the most recent errors being displayed towards the top of the list.

Complete These Steps:

  1. Select "System Settings" from the HOME Menu. hac-screenshot-homemenu-systemsettings.jpg
  2. Select "Support".
  3. Select "Error History". hac-screenshot-systemsettings-supporthealthandsafety2.jpg
  4. A list of recent errors will be displayed. Scroll through the list, and select the error you wish to view.
  5. Once selected, you can choose from the following options:
    • View Details
      Displays the error message associated with the error code.
    • Network
      Displays information on the network settings at the time of the error.
    • Software
      Displays information on the software used at the time of the error.
    • System
      Displays information on the console settings at the time of the error.

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