Christmas Festival 2: How To Change The Administrator

- Dec 25, 2019-

Nintendo Switch Online Family Membership - How To Change The Administrator

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If you want to setup a new administrator for any reason, you can do that quite simply:

  1. Login to your Nintendo Account on a PC, Mac, or mobile device.

  2. Click on 'Family Group'.

  3. Navigate to 'Manage Family Group'.

  4. Hit 'Change Family Group Admin'.

  5. Click 'Submit'.

  6. Navigate to your email and enter the verification code sent by Nintendo.

  7. Hit 'Submit'.

  8. Click 'Select this person' on the family group member that you want to make an administrator.

  9. Hit 'Confirm Change'.

  10. The new administrator will have to accept the change via an email Nintendo sends out.


Besides, if someone is a naughty so-and-so, then how to  kick them from your family group fairly easily?


Below are the tips to remove a Nintendo Account from your gamily group.


  1. Login to your Nintendo Account on a PC, Mac, or mobile device.

  2. Click on 'Family Group'.

  3. Navigate to 'Manage Family Group'.

  4. Click on 'Remove a Family Group Member'.

  5. Hit 'Select this person' on the person you want to remove.

  6. Click 'Confirm' and you're done.


Bear in mind that only an administrator can remove a family group member.