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This guide demonstrates how to delete your Save File in the games Pokemon Sword and Shield.

How To Delete Your Save Game

Go to the Home Menu

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If you are in-game, close the game and go to the Home Menu.

Go to System Settings

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Go to the System Settings screen by tapping this button on the screen or by using the directional buttons.

Go to Data Management

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Under System Settings, go to the Data Management Tab.

Go to Delete Save Data

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Under Data Management, select Delete Save Data.

Choose your Pokemon Save Data

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Select the Save File for your Pokemon game.

Select the Profile

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Select the profile for which you want to delete the Save File.

Warning Message

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A warning message will appear notifying you that the save file cannot be recovered. Select Delete Save Data to delete your Save File. Afterwards, a message will appear notifying you that the deletion was successful.

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