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How to Edit User Profile Settings

Instructions for adjusting a user’s profile settings, including nickname, icon, and background, on the Nintendo Switch console.

Additional Information:

The following profile settings can be adjusted for each user:

  • Nickname - Edit the nickname that can be seen by other players.
  • Edit Icon - Select a character or Mii, or adjust the background.

Complete These Steps:

A user’s profile settings can be edited in the following ways:

From the user's page.

  1. From the HOME Menu, select the page of the user you wish to edit.
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  2. Select “User Settings”.
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From System Settings:

  1. From the HOME Menu, select “System Settings”.
  2. Scroll down the options on the left and select “Users”. Then select the user profile you wish to edit.