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    How to Transfer Screenshots and Video Captures to a Smart Device Wirelessly

    In this article, you'll learn how to transfer game screenshots and video captures from a Nintendo Switch console to a smart device through a wireless connection.


    • Game screenshots and video captures that are saved to your console's system memory or on a microSD card can be transferred wirelessly to a smart device.
    • Up to 10 screenshots and one video capture can be transferred wirelessly at one time.

    Complete these steps

    1. From the HOME Menu, select Album, then select a screenshot or video capture.
    2. Select Posting and Editing, then select Send to Smart Device.
    3. Select Send Individually or Send Multiple.
    4. Using the camera on your smart device, scan the QR Code displayed on the Nintendo Switch console.
      • If the smart device is unable to connect to the Nintendo Switch console, try scanning the QR Code again.
      • If you are unable to scan the QR Code, this information may be helpful.
    5. Once the connection is established, the screenshots and/or videos will be sent to the smart device and the thumbnail(s) will be displayed on the smart device.