Use an SNES controller on Nintendo SWITCH

Welcome to our in-depth guide to using the Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) controller with your Nintendo Switch. Follow these simple steps to connect and configure your controller, ensuring a smooth gaming experience. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned user, this guide will walk you through the process, including solutions if you run into problems.

Step 1: Access Nintendo Switch Settings

  • Head to the main menu of your Nintendo Switch.
  • Select the “Settings” icon.

Step 2: Configuring Controllers

  • In the settings, choose "Controllers and sensors".
  • Enable the “Pro controller wired communication” option.

Step 3: Plug in the SNES Controller

  • Plug the SNES controller into the corresponding port on the dock.

Step 4: Rearrange the Controllers

  • In the settings, select "Change controller handle/order".
  • Make sure the SNES controller is detected and adjust the order if necessary.

In case of problem:

  • If the controller still doesn't work, do a complete restart of the Nintendo Switch.

Step 5: Restarting the Nintendo Switch

  • Press and hold the power button on the console for several seconds.
  • Select "Restart" to perform a proper reboot.

Follow these steps to fully enjoy your favorite games on Nintendo Switch with the nostalgia of the SNES controller. Let the game begins !

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