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How to Enable/Disable Pro Controller Wired Communication

Instructions for enabling wired communication with the Pro Controller when it is connected to the Nintendo Switch console using the USB charging cable.

Important:

The Pro Controller can be used as a wired controller with Nintendo Switch Lite using a licensed accessory.

Additional Information:

While the Pro Controller is using wired communication, the NFC touchpoint on the controller will be disabled.

Complete These Steps:

  1. From the HOME Menu select "System Settings" > "Controllers and Sensors."

  2. Select "Pro Controller Wired Communication" to enable this feature. Select it again to disable it.