Install Oh My Posh on Nintendo Switch

Oh My Posh

The snappy and most customisable cross platform/shell prompt renderer.
The installer will automatically install the default profile ("jandedobbeleer") into /etc/bash_completion.d/oh-my-posh. To change this, see
You also need a compatible font like Cascaydia Cove.

Fortunately, Oh My Posh 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 Oh My Posh.


For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest version of Switchroot L4T Ubuntu Noble, which is currently version 5.1.2 Ubuntu Noble.
Oh My Posh 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 Oh My Posh

Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Oh My Posh.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:

Then click on the Appearance category.

Now scroll down to find Oh My Posh in the list.

Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Oh My Posh for you!

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