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How to Edit and Post Screenshots to Facebook or Twitter

Instructions for editing and posting screenshots captured on Nintendo Switch to Facebook and Twitter.

Additional Information:

When a screenshot is edited, a copy of the original image is saved to the original save location.

Important:

In order to post images to social networks, a Nintendo Account must be linked to your Nintendo Switch user.

Complete These Steps:

  1. From the HOME Menu, select “Album”.
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  2. Select an image, then select “Editing and Posting”.

To Edit an Image:

  1. Select “Enter Text”.
  2. Use the on-screen keyboard to enter the text that will be added to the screenshot.
    • The text can be up to one hundred characters long.
  3. Once the text is entered, select “Done”.
    • Use the options on the right-hand side to adjust the text size, colour, position and angle.
  4. When you are done, select “Done”.

To Post an Image:

  1. Select “Post”.
  2. Select the user that will post the screenshot.
  3. Select the social network where the screenshot will be posted.
    • If required, enter the sign-in information for your social network account.