Install Disk Usage Analyzer on Nintendo Switch

Disk Usage Analyzer

Ever wonder where you put that big file, or why your SD card is full? Now you can, with a glance at a pie chart.
To run: Menu -> System Tools -> Disk Usage Analyzer
To run in a terminal: baobab

Fortunately, Disk Usage Analyzer is very easy to install on your Nintendo Switch in just two steps.

  1. Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Nintendo Switch.
  2. Use Pi-Apps to install Disk Usage Analyzer.


For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest version of Switchroot L4T Ubuntu Jammy, which is currently version 5.1.2 Ubuntu Jammy.
Disk Usage Analyzer will run on L4T Ubuntu ARM64.

Install Pi-Apps

Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Nintendo Switch with just a few clicks.

Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:

wget -qO- | bash

Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here:

Install Disk Usage Analyzer

Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Disk Usage Analyzer.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:

Then click on the System Management category.

Now scroll down to find Disk Usage Analyzer in the list.

Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Disk Usage Analyzer for you!

Pi-Apps is a free and open source tool made by Botspot and other contributors. Find out more at