A fantasy action RPG from 2011 by Bethesda Game Studios, it is the fifth game from the main line of the "Elder Scrolls" series.

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Skyrim undead characters not moving at all

I recently got Skyrim with all of its addons on Steam and started a new game. Everything works perfectly except for undead characters such as Draugrs and Skeletons which are frozen in place and not ...
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Summon trapped souls [on hold]

Is there a MOD that you could catch any soul and later summon them at any time? There are conjuring spells that you could summon, for example, a wolf for a fox, but I'm looking for more options. I ...
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Skyrim keyboard control reset

Accidentally changed the "esc" key to something else, now I cant get into the controls setting to change it back. How do I reset everything?
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Should I get Azura's star or Black star? [duplicate]

I was doing The Black Star quest in Skyrim, And I did not know if I should get The black star or Azura's star. I have already killed most of the npc's in Skyrim..... So I do not know... Sorry if bad ...
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custom destination icon [on hold]

My boyfriend and I are in a disagreement on the color of the custom destination icon. We have a bet going so money is riding on this. Please somebody tell us. Is it light blue or white? Thank you very ...
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How do I bring back Talos? [closed]

During Skyrim's Civil War, I sided with the Empire because I thought that the Stormcloaks were just racist pigs. I also liked the Empire sided Jarls and didn't want them to go. However, through the ...
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What is the armor movement penalty? [duplicate]

The UESP's Comparison [of Light Armor] to Heavy Armor states, among its advantages, "Lighter and less movement penalty." I practically never wear heavy armor, so I've only gathered how much it ...
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Is there a way to get this book in Helgen (without tcl)?

Below the crosshair. Links to high-res. album featuring three more glamour shots. The room is the first one you enter if you pick Hadvar and at the end of the passage whence the two ...
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What are X and Y relative to?

The getpos console command returns the x, y, or z coordinate of the target. Prefixing it with player. targets the player. E.g., the game may return: GetPos: X >> 2055.76 Unlike the getpos ...
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How does Imperial Luck work?

Imperials have a racial trait called Imperial Luck: "Anywhere gold coins might be found, Imperials always seem to find a few more." Most specifically, what is the maximum amount of gold that one can ...
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Who are essential and will not attack you (purposely)?

[Essential] means they cannot be killed [...] and when their health bar fully depletes, they will merely fall into a state of recovery for a short time [...]. ...
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Is there a way to reset between-level skill progression without going to jail?

Serving one's sentence, for crimes, results in loss of "progress towards one or more skill level advancements; the longer your sentence, the more skills so affected. The maximum sentence is seven ...
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Is there a way to permanently disable the orbiting idle camera?

If I don't do anything for too long, the camera will enter third-person view and circle me. It returns to my normal view once I interact with the game. Is there a way to permanently toggle this camera ...
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Is there a way to drop gold without the console or mods?

Individual gold pieces (A.K.A. Septims) can be found, coin purses can be found, gold can be found within containers, pickpocketed from living persons, and gold can be stored from the player into a ...
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Is there a way to instantly cool down Greater Powers in a place where I can't wait?

Each Greater Power can only be used once per game day. http://www.uesp.net/wiki/Skyrim:Powers#Greater_Powers Game time scale is 20 times faster than real time, so a day is 24 hours divided by 20 ...
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Is there a way to respec attributes?

I'm pretty sure there isn't a way-explicitly-offered-by-the-game to unset and reinvest health, stamina, and/or magicka advancements, but I'm also curious about exploits, console commands, and/or mods. ...
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Is there a way to move a stuck ragdoll/corpse (that can't be resurrected)?

Link to higher res.. This is Gunjar's corpse. I want to move it, but his head is stuck. I tried "moveto player", but it didn't work. I tried resurrecting him before doing that, but he's stone-dead. ...
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What happens to the skill's XP upon training?

I'm levelling up my skills via the (player.)"incPCS" console command (don't judge me) and noticed that the XP-progression-to-the-next-level of the skill seems to stay at the same ratio. So, it got me ...
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How to Kill Ebony Warrior as a Mage

I have a mage with archmage's robes and all except ice master-level destruction spells, and still failed to kill him quite a few times already, my lightning storm just can't kill him before I get ...
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Is there a way to speed up the game without physics getting wonky?

If one uses the "sgtm" (set global time multiplier) console command and sets the global time multiplier too high, resting objects will start to bounce, bounce around the room, and even stretch. ...
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Is there an actual two-weapons block animation?

I know of the mod adding the block animation when dual-wielding, but the block is actually done with a single weapon. I've tried seraching on the Nexus but had no luck. To rephrase: Is there an ...
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Can NPCs steal from your home in Skyrim?

I have the Skyrim Hearthfire DLC, and would like to know if bandit NPCs can steal from my house or not. Is this possible, and is there a way to prevent it?
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What happens if I read the Elder Scrolls over and over again?

I already know the interesting thing that happens when you read the Scroll on the highest of Skyrim's mountains, and I already know what happens when you read a Elder Scroll anywhere else. I also ...
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Is there a Skyrim command to check if a player knows a spell?

I am thinking about making a mod for Skyrim. One thing that this mod hinges on is checking if a player already knows a spell. I have been looking high and low for a script command, but have yet to ...
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What does it take to persuade people in Promises to Keep?

Promises to Keep: Help Louis Letrush get Frost from Sibbi Black-Briar. In this quest, there are multiple chances to persuade people (the guard and Sibbi, twice). How much Speech is required to ...
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Is there a way to force a vampire attack to occur?

By vampire attack, I mean any of the encounters that spawn a vampire that can attack with Vampiric Drain, such as the "Vampire Trick" encounter or the "Vigilants fighting Vampire" encounter. But I do ...
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When do eclipses occur?

This site lists many Dawnguard add-on random encounters that occur "during an eclipse." Why do I want to know? I'm trying contract Sanguinare Vampiris ASAP. In an earlier play-through, I came upon ...
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Can you make a longer-lasting Fortify Destruction potion?

Is there a recipe that makes longer-lasting fortify destruction potions? I have been trying out different combinations for a while now, I have found some working combos on other fortify potions but ...
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Is there a way to level up only once when I have XP for more than one level-up?

A level-up only happens when you choose which stat to increase. Otherwise, you stay the same level. However, if more than one level-up is buffered, when you go to stat-up, you must level-up all at ...
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Is there a way to verify which Unusual Gems that I already have?

I have one less Unusual Gem than I expect and I don't want to go through the tedium of revisiting each location. http://www.uesp.net/wiki/Skyrim:No_Stone_Unturned#Finding_the_Gems lists each Unusual ...
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Is there a way to get the Reeking Cave Unusual Gem before the associated main quest?

I want to get Prowler's Profit early in the game and I've been ignoring the main quest-line. In fact, I'm still on the quest after Unbound. I'm running the latest patches (and unofficial ones), so the ...
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Bug prevention MQ Line and Civil War

If I took Whiterun, Vignar is the Jarl, I advise Ulfric that I took the city, but it automaticlly begins a quest, something to liberate another city, if I stop there and I do season unending, will it ...
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When is day-time for the purpose of vampirism('s Weakness to Sunlight)?

While outside during the day, health, magicka, and stamina are reduced, and the regeneration for each of these stats is reduced by 100%. The reduction increases with each stage of vampirism. ...
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Does Mother's/Father's Love apply to all potion effects or just healing?

If you have adopted a child and you sleep in the same house as your child, you will receive the Mother's Love or Father's Love bonus, which makes healing spells and potions more effective. ...
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Is there a way to find out if I trained other than by visiting a trainer?

How else can I determine if I trained at my current level? Knowing this will help me by telling me if I still need to capitalize on the option, minus the tedium of searching for a trainer.
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Is it more efficient to wait or is there an efficient distance to travel?

For the purposes of resetting NPCs and respawning items, it can take—at most—up to 30 days (720 hours) of in-game time. There is an option to wait and there is an option to fast travel. Each passes ...
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What headgear reduces prices the most?

I've learned about Blackguard's Hood: Prices are 25% better. Fortify Barter, 25 pts and Masque of Clavicus Vile: Prices are 20% better: Fortify Barter, 20 pts Fortify Persuasion, 10 pts ...
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What are the consequences of my choice between the two NPCs at the start?

In the beginning, stuff goes down and you must choose one of two NPCs. What are the differences between them in terms of how my choice-of-whom-I-pick will affect me?
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How is the Kolbjorn Barrow rune totems puzzle to-get-a-helmet supposed to be solved?

Links to higher resolution, original upload. In Kolbjorn Barrow, there is a portcullis through which can be seen a helmet atop a plinth. In front of this gate are two animal rune totems and a ...
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College of Winterhold entry problem - Fear spell [duplicate]

This one is a bug, I think. In Skyrim you are told to cast a fear spell to gain entry to the College of Winterhold. I know that I have to cast it on the hatch but when I do she doesn't respond. I ...
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Changing Ps3 Skyrim Saves to PC [duplicate]

I want to continue my PS3 game on my new PC, not mod it. I have used a decryptor tool, but cannot then load and play the saves. anyone help? thanks :)
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Can't Get a Follower To Leave, At All

I recently had the Amazing Follower Tweaks mod, and I uninstalled it while forgetting I already had a follower in-game. Basically what's happened is my follower, Marcurio, refuses to leave my service. ...
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Why is Brynjolf guildmaster, not me? [duplicate]

I completed all the quests required to become guild master and was told that I would be guild master after I returned the key. But now Brynjolf is wearing the master armour and he is always too busy ...
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Can I be with the StormCloaks, do “Season Unending” and AFTER the MQ line, finish the Civil War?

So, if I pick my side (Stormcloaks here) will I be able to do the Peace Truce ? Cause I would love to do it, but as soon as I killed Alduin, I continue the Civil War quests line. I would not take ...
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My Staff of Magnus is Missing

I am playing Skyrim, and one of my Hearthfire houses, Lakeview, has dealt me a small issue. For some time, my Enchanter's Tower was the home of my Staff of Magnus, hanging in the center slot of the ...
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Is it possible to continue the Main Quest Line if I took Whiterun with the Stormcloaks?

After taking Whiterun, Vignar becomes the Jarl of the city, will he help me like Balgruff did ? Will he help me to capture Odahviing ?! Thanks a lot !! Phil
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PS3 skyrim eye of the magnus tolfdir starts fighting me

After defeating ancano I'm suppose to talk to tolfdir but he starts fighting me and won't let me talk to him. I've tried leaving the castle and waiting fast forwarding time but when it comes back he's ...
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Can't open Great Lift Gate from Inside

Okay, so I got to Alfthand and made my way through the glacial ruins to Alfthand Cathedral. There's a lift inside the Cathedral itself which takes you back up to the surface of Alfthand. I did this, ...
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Breton resist magic cap in skyrim?

I have Breton character with 25% passive magic resistance. I also have an Elemental protection Block perk that grants 50% reduction to fire, frost and shock damage. Will enchanting my shield with ...
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What determines the power of weapon's Paralyze effect? [duplicate]

I've just added a paralyze effect to my bow. I tried shooting it at a guard at Dragonsreach and he was not paralyzed. If it's only going to paralyze crabs, it's not much of an effect. Is there ...