Nintendo Support

Error Code: 2002-2085


Error code 2002-2085 is displayed on Nintendo Switch.

Additional Information:

If a microSD card is inserted on the console, the save location will default to the microSD card when downloading or redownloading software.

What to Do:

Ensure your console has the latest system version.


If the error is displayed while using a microSD card, be sure to perform a system update with the microSD card still inserted in the console.

Is the error still being displayed?

  • If the error persists and a microSD card is being used, try the following:

  • Situation Not Resolved: If the error persists with multiple supported microSD cards, or when downloading directly to the system memory, the Nintendo Switch console will need to be repaired. For testing purposes include one or two of the problematic SD cards with the repair.


Continue using the console and monitor the situation.