How to see screenshots taken on Switch running Atmosphere | Nintendo Switch

If your Nintendo Switch is running Atmosphere + HBMenu, this article will explain how you can see your game screenshots taken during game.

On normal & standard Nintendo Switch, you can take screenshot on the running game simply by pressing the Capture button. Depends on which Nintendo Switch you are using, but Capture button is:

  • located on Left Joy-Con on Nintendo Switch
  • located below the +Control Pad on Nintendo Switch Lite

On normal & standard Nintendo Switch (or Switch Lite), once you screen captured the game, you can see the screenshots taken from just by do this:

1) Go to Nintendo Switch Home screen

2) Then choose “Album” – the 3rd menu from the left.

You should be able to see all your game screenshots collections.

However, that’s not the case for any Nintendo Switch running Atmosphere. When you try to open Album, what you see is the HBMenu. So how Nintendo Switch running Atmosphere can see the screenshots?

View Screenshots on Nintendo Switch running Atmosphere

1) Go to Nintendo Switch Home screen

Nintendo Switch Main Menu Interface
Nintendo Switch: Main Menu Interface

2) Hold “R” button, then choose “Album” – the 3rd menu from the left.

If you do it correctly, you should now access the Nintendo Switch album instead of going into HBMenu.

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One thought on “How to see screenshots taken on Switch running Atmosphere | Nintendo Switch

  • December 2, 2021 at 2:15 pm

    Thank you! I couldn’t figure it out.


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