How to Delete Your Save Game | Pokemon Sword and Shield

Delete Save Game

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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