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How to Change Notification Settings

Instructions for adjusting the notification settings on Nintendo Switch.

Complete These Steps:

  1. From the HOME Menu, select "System Settings".
  2. Scroll down the options on the left-hand side and select "Notifications".

    The following options will be available:

    • Notifications for Finished Downloads. Opt in to be notified when a software application has finished downloading.
    • Friend Notifications. Allows you to be notified when a user from your friend list is connected to the internet, or when a friend request is received.


      To enable friend features, a Nintendo Account must be