Learn how to connect to WiFi with your Nintendo Switch game console. This guide will explain how to connect your Switch to your WiFi network at home and to your Shaw Go WiFi when you're out and about.
This article will provide insight into:
- How to connect your Nintendo Switch to Shaw in-home WiFi
- How to connect your Nintendo Switch to Shaw Go WiFi
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*If you have customised your network name (SSID) and password, and can no longer remember the login credentials, you will need to restore your wireless modem to the default settings.
In order to connect your Nintendo Switch to Shaw Go WiFi, you will need to add it to your Shaw account. You can do this as follows:
First, you will need to obtain your Switch's MAC address.
You can then add the MAC address to your Shaw Internet account by following the instructions here.
Once the Switch has been added to your account it will connect automatically to Shaw Go WiFi whenever you encounter a Shaw Go WiFi hotspot.