- The NES controllers are designed to work with Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online software. Although it's possible that these controllers can be used to navigate the menus on a Nintendo Switch console and even play other games, we cannot ensure that all in-game options and features are supported.
- If the NES controllers are not recognised at all while attached to the Nintendo Switch console, click here.
- The NES controllers can be used with a Nintendo Switch console in handheld mode or wirelessly. The way the NES controllers are used will determine the button functions available for each controller.
- While using two NES controllers with the Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online software, it is possible to navigate the game selection menu only as player 1. You will not be able to make any selections as player 2.
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With Which Playing Style Does This Issue Occur More Frequently?
Handheld Only or Both (Handheld and Wireless) Wireless Only