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How to Calibrate Motion Controls on Nintendo Switch

Step-by-step instructions on how to calibrate motion controls on the Nintendo Switch console.

Additional Information:

For information on how to calibrate the motion controls for compatible controllers, click here.

Complete These Steps:

  1. From the HOME Menu, select “System Settings” > “Controllers and Sensors” > “Calibrate Motion Controls” > “Calibrate Console”.
  2. With the Joy-Con controllers detached from the console, place the console on a flat, stable surface with the LCD screen facing upward.