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Error Message: "This Network's Settings Are Not Supported. Please Choose a Different Network."

Description:

You are unable to connect to a network, and you receive the error message stating the settings are not supported.

Additional Information:

  • This error message will appear if the network you are attempting to connect to uses a wireless security type not supported by Nintendo Switch.
  • The Nintendo Switch console supports WEP, WPA-PSK(AES), and WPA2-PSK(AES) security types.

What to Do:

  • Update the network to wireless security settings to use a supported security type.
    • Important:

      If you change the network's security type, you may also need to change this setting on wireless devices that connect to the network (such as any PCs or smart devices).
  • If you are unable to update the network's security settings, or do not have access to these settings, you will need to connect online using a different network.

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