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How to Enable/Disable Automatic Backups

Instructions on how to enable and disable the automatic save data backup feature on the Nintendo Switch console.


  • A Nintendo Switch Online membership is required to use the Save Data Cloud service.
  • Not all software supports this feature. For information on how to check whether software is supported, click here.

Complete These Steps:

  1. From the HOME Menu, select "System Settings" > "Data Management" > "Save Data Cloud".
  2. Select the desired user, then select "Automatically Back Up Save Data" to enable this feature. Select this option again to disable the feature.