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How to Prioritize a Download

In this article, you'll learn how to choose what you would like to download first when downloading multiple items to your Nintendo Switch

Complete these steps

  1. From the HOME Menu, select the game icon for the download that you would like to prioritize. 

  2. The “Downloading data…” screen will appear. Select Download Options

  3. Select Download this software first to prioritize this download over any others that might be in progress. 

  4. Select Back to return to the “Downloading data…” screen. 

  5. Select Close to return to the HOME Menu.

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