How to Find Your Nintendo Account QR Code

In this article, you will learn how to use your Nintendo Account QR Code to check in at select Nintendo-sponsored events.

Additional Information:

  • You can view your QR Code on your Nintendo Switch console or in the browser on your PC or smart device.

  • Check in with your QR Code at select Nintendo events and locations to access exclusive My Nintendo benefits.

  • Please visit Nintendo’s website for information about upcoming events or promotions.

Complete these steps

Applies to: Nintendo Switch console

  1. Select the appropriate account from the Nintendo Switch HOME page. 

  2. Select User Settings.

  3. Scroll down to the Nintendo Account section, and select Display QR Code to Check In. Your QR code will appear on the screen.

    • If Link Nintendo Account is displayed here, then a Nintendo Account has not yet been linked to the user profile. You will need to link a Nintendo Account to generate the QR Code.

Applies to: Smart Device

  1. Go to and sign in to your Nintendo Account.

  2. Select QR Code Check-In. Your QR Code will appear on the screen.