Dawnguard is a DLC for Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, announced on May 1, 2012 and launched initially for the Xbox 360 on June 26 2012 and other platforms 30 days later.

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Fix for Words of Power quest bug

When I picked up the word of power at (spoiler) the quest didn't get removed from my quest log. If I select it the arrow still points to the wall even though there is no word to collect any more. ...
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What is the name of fluorescent stone from Dawnguard expansion?

It is more connected with the world lore but I think someone might it find interesting. Is there any information about this stones in books or from NPCs? What is the name of it?
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Not recognized as vampire

My character seems to reset each time I change to a vampire lord and back again. I am still considered a vampire by everyone in the game except for Lord Harkon and his court. The only physical change ...
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Unable to finish Lost of the Ages

While following a quest, I ended in Mzulft where I found the Dwarven Storageroom. Playing as a garbage collector, I cleaned it all, including the Glowing Crystal Shard. Several hours later, after ...
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Do the random vampire attacks end when you finish the main Dawnguard quest?

Do the random vampire attacks end when you finish the main Dawnguard quest on the Vampire Hunters (Dawnguard) side?
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Getting Bolts as Vampire

I've sided with Dawnguard, but I chose to become a Vampire Lord during Chasing Echoes. Now the people in Fort Dawnguard won't sell them to me. Is it possible to get bolts while being a Vampire Lord?
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Serana disappeared during dawnguard questline.

I am doing the Dawnguard questline and I was getting the last elder scroll from septimus sigmus. I told her to wait while I was doing stuff with the lexicon as she kept getting in my way. She did ...
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Can't pan map far enough south

For some reason I can't pan the in-game map far enough south-east (past Riften). Basically I point my mouse at the bottom right of the screen and the map barely scrolls to Riften, it just wont go ...
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I don't want NPCs to get killed by Vampire Attacks. How do I do this?

I bought Dawnguard before ending a questline from Skyrim. Because of that, I often visit main cities to do some quests. Every time I visit a city, I find dead bodies of NPCs that I talked to earlier. ...
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Will summoning Durnehviir level up Conjuration like I used a Conjuration spell?

The TES wiki says this about the 'Summon Durnehviir' shout: The shout Summon Durnehviir functions as a conjuration spell unlike Call of Valor. Therefore, if there is already a creature summoned, ...
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Dawnguard vampire lord and companions werewolf question [duplicate]

I have the dawnguard DLC for Skyrim and I want to know what will happen if I become a vampire lord before I start doing the companions quests that eventually turns me into a werewolf. If I complete ...
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Does Dawnguard make any significant balance changes to Skyrim?

So I've been playing Skyrim for some time now and I've reached level 35. I heard about the new Dawnguard DLC but never bothered reading about it. I recently found out that you can now smith arrows for ...
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Trying to reset Dawnguard in Skyrim

After I beat the Dawnguard questline, I decided to try and uninstall the DLC from my console's hard drive to try and reset the storyline. After I uninstalled the DLC from my console and downloaded it ...
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Why do I have two companions in skyrim?

I have completed the dark brotherhood questline and had Cicero as my follower, then I downloaded the Dawngaurd DLC and completed that questline. Through the whole storyline I had Serana follow me as ...
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Do I need the Dawnguard DLC to get the dragon plate armor?

I'm ready to install the dawnguard DLC for skyrim because I want to get access to the dragon plate armor, but I did a little research and I'm not sure if dragon plate is in the game or I need to ...
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Why is a Werewolf not immune to Sanguinare Vampirism?

After achieving Level 30 (+/-) in Skyrim, I installed the Dawnguard DLC and surprisingly in one of the Vampires' invasions (in Markarth, if I'm not wrong) I contracted Sanguinare Vampirism from a ...
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Should I do “Totems of Hircine” the 1st or 2nd time as a werewolf?

I am currently a werewolf, planning to cure myself for the time being, and some day get the Dawnguard plugin and then do some more werewolfing. Does it matter whether I do the Totems quest now or ...
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Consequences of letting Serana turn you into a vampire lord or soul trap you

If you are not a vampire you need to either let Serana turn you into a vampire, become a vampire on your own or let her trap a part of your soul. What are the implications of these choices? Do you ...
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How do the bow-related Archery skill perks affect crossbows?

I noticed* that some of the Archery skill perks are bow-specific or bow-related, based on their descriptions. I would like to know how they affect crossbows. Does the 'Quick Shot ' archery perk (can ...
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How to equip Serana? [duplicate]

I've been trying to give her some new armour and the like and she doesn't seem to want to wear it over her default armour. Is there a trick to getting her to equip items? Armour specifically? If I ...
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What happens to spent perks if you cure yourself from being a vampire lord?

As a Vampire Lord you gain access to a skill tree with some perks in it. What happens to points spent in these perks if you are cured? Are they refunded to be spent elsewhere or are they used up ...
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My dog has disappeared [duplicate]

In the early stages of my game I bought Vigilance (the dog) from the Markarth stables. I then went on to build a house and adopt children, one of the children asked me if they could keep the dog. I ...
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How To Get Past Darkfall Cave?

I am at the quest "Retrieve Auriel's Bow". I met the last of the Snow Elfs Knight-Paladin Gelebor. He tasked me to go through this portal to get through the Darkfall cave to the Forgotten Vale. My ...
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Do you have to finish Dawnguard before Serana is a Regular Follower?

I have the misfortune of being a PS3 person playing Skyrim, but I am still holding out hope that Bethesda will deign to allow us to play their DLCs for this game. I have read a great deal about ...
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Shortcut to the Soul Cairn?

Geting to the Soul Cairn the first time took a LOT of dungeon crawling. Aside from the lack of enemies, getting out didn't seem any easier than getting in. I've got some side-quests left to complete ...
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How do I get into Potema's Catecombs for the Dawnguard artifact?

I'm doing the Dawnguard radient quests that send you to three random locations for three random artifacts, and I've been sent to recover a hammer from Potema's catacombs. However, I've finished the ...
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How does sunburst work?

I'm playing around with Auriel's bow and the sunburst shot and I have a few questions about its effectiveness. Can it strike a target multiple times? How much damage does it do? Does it cause ...
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Complete Scroll Scouting without joining the College of Winterhold

I'm playing through Dawnguard and have got up to the 'Scroll Scouting' quest. Is it possible to complete it without joining the College of Winterhold? The quest description says to ask in the ...
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Can I level a Vampire Master dead thrall to 42?

I am over level 39, so I can no longer spawn level 42 master vampires, but I was wonder if I could retain some lower-level master vampires and level them to 42 so I could use the bounty glitch to move ...
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Will I get a fine if I “vamp-up” in front of people I kill?

In Skyrim: Dawnguard, I recently became a vampire lord (VL). Now, I know that people remain pretty peaceful if you're a vampire (and you drink regularly). However, I've read that if you transform into ...
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Lord Harkon Disappears

After arriving at the castle, Lord Harkon gives you the option to become a vampire lord, but when I accept the offer Lord Harkon disappears. The cut scene continues though and I have the power to ...
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Skyrim Dawnguard DLC corrupted files

I was simply playing Dawnguard. I had just finished the entire Dawnguard questline when I saved and got off for about 2 hours. When I got back on, I tried to load my last saved game but it said ...
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Can you marry Serana in Skyrim: Dawnguard?

In Skyrim, I want to marry Serana, the follower you get from the Dawnguard quest series. Is it possible, if not, will it ever be?
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Companions will no longer give me radiant quests [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Cannot Get a new Radiant Quest from Companions in Skyrim I have completed all the Companion's major quests and did a single radiant quest to go fetch a family heirloom. ...
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What's the highest you can upgrade the Enhanced Dwarven Crossbow to?

I have got the Enhanced Dwarven Crossbow in Skyrim and I have upgraded it to Superior and it keeps saying when trying to upgrade it again "You do not have the level needed" Can you go higher than ...
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Skyrim characters before installing Dawnguard

If I started a character before downloading Dawnguard, will my character still be able to become a vampire lord?
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Faralda is not at the college [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can not get into the College of Winterhold My last question got closed, which sucked because I play on the PC, not the XBox, and the answer for the XBox one was not ...
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When can I become a vampire lord?

I know you get the chance to become a vampire lord in either branch of the story (after brining Serana to the castle if you betray Dawnguard or before entering Soul Cairn if you don't), will I be able ...
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Where do I find Arvak's skull in the Soul Cairn?

I am playing Dawnguard, the Skyrim DLC, and I have been given a quest to find Arvak's skull in the Soul Cairn. It is a big place, so can anyone lead me right direction?
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Where are the paragon stones and the paragon portal?

UESPWiki mentions paragon stones and a portal in Forgotten Vale, but I haven't been been able to find even one stone or the portal. Where can they be found? I would prefer directions from nearby ...
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Does Jiub's Opus page 9 eventually reappear?

It's not anywhere in the maze tower or on the floor of the maze tower, not near the portal, not anywhere around the chest at the top or in the chest and it's not on the ground on the outside of the ...
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Smithing Improvement became less effective after some time?

I did not level much after my last improvement for a dwarven bow, which gives a legendary status of 77 while using a ring, a necklace, an outfit and gloves that improve smithing around 25%. I also ...
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Stamina stopped generating suddenly

I was going through Blackreach fighting off some Chaurus hunters, etc, when suddenly, my stamina stopped recharging! I tried checking active effects but did not notice anything labeled in red, nor do ...
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Is it possible to change sides on the Dawnguard DLC for Skyrim? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to change from a member of the Dawnguard, to a Vampire Lord or vice versa (permanently)? This is simply a simplified version of my extensive previous ...
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Prophet Quest - Dragon Bridge

As part of the "Prophet" quest: There are 2 or 3 guards in Dragon Bridge (Stormcloak soldiers in my case) - but one is dead, having died in a battle with members of the Dawnguard. If I walk past ...