How do I add funds to my Nintendo network account online

A simple 6 step guide for solving this common Nintendo problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

1
From the Home menu, select the Nintendo eShop icon and click "Open".
2
Click "Add Funds Using a Credit Card," then select the dollar amount Select the type of credit card.
3
Click "Use This Credit Card." You will also have to delete any previous card.
4
Select the type of credit card (VISA / MasterCard) and enter the credit card number, expiration date, and security code, then click "OK."
5
Enter your zip code and click "OK." Select "Yes" or "No" to store the credit-card information.
6
Click "Add Funds." Click "OK" to return to the shelf menu.
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Author: The GetHuman Team • January 15th, 2016

About this Step by Step Guide

After thousands of Nintendo customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: How do I add funds to my Nintendo network account online; My gamepad won't function for the first ** minutes of when i turn on my wii U; Someone tried to add my friend code but he said that it was invalid; I want to set up a repair but there is no category for my problem; I did the stuff to become a Pok*mon go beta tester but the page wouldn't unlock; I need my parental controls reset but the person i bought the *ds from does not know the pin or email.help???... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 6 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 24 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting Nintendo. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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