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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Can I skip the launcher on Skyrim?

I am executing Skyrim through Steam Big Picture with the controller but when I select Play on Big Picture, the launcher of the game appears and I have to use the mouse to start to play. This is very ...
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Can't find my Ebony Blade

I put my Ebony Blade from the Whispering Door quest in a chest upstairs in my house in Whiterun, left for a few days then came back and the sword was gone. I cannot find it anywhere inside or outside ...
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How do you escape the Riften jail?

Through one deed or another, I have found myself in Riften jail. How I got there is not it important (I stole someone's sweet roll DX). Me, being the master criminal I am, have found myself in ...
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Vittoria Vici's Wedding is horribly bugged

I'm doing the quest Bound Until Death and there are some pretty serious bugs surrounding the wedding. If you go to the wedding, there is nobody there, the Jarl is there and one other girl standing by ...
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Exactly when do I level up in sneak?

I'd like to grind my sneak in Skyrim. Exactly how does the game decide when I level up in sneak? What are the precise conditions or logic the game uses in making this determination? EDIT: I ...
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Where can I find an Ebony Helmet?

I want to get an ebony helmet from somewhere, and I don't have a high enough smithing to make one. Where is the best place I can find one?
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Skyrim Armour rating

I'm level 42 and I have a full set of dragon bone armor. Is there a way to increase the armor rating? I'm stuck on I think 80 for my chestplate. Do you have to also increase the heavy/light armor ...
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How can I get rid if the peace treaty that was signed by the Empire

I have been trying to get rid of the Thalmor in Skyrim so that they don't capture me for worshiping Talos. I have traveled all over Skyrim to find the quest that gets rid of the White Gold Concordant. ...
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Can dismissed companions be trusted with my loot?

So I've beein running around questing with Uthgerd the Unbroken (lady from The Bannered Mane in Whiterun, I beat her in a brawl and now she's my pack mule). She has loot from three dragons and one ...
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Skyrim crashes my system when I open map

I came upon a very frustrating problem while trying to play Skyrim. Similar problems were discussed quite a lot (157 forum pages!), but I don't seem to find any solution to this. Problem itself: ...
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Where can I safely store my stuff?

I'd like to find a place to store stuff while I'm out adventuring, without spending 5000 on a house (at least, until I can afford that...). Where can I safely store items without worrying about them ...
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How can I get all flaming elements for my character (sword, armour, etc)?

In Skyrim I am looking to become the Lord of Flames. I want everything to look like it is on fire, even a horse if that is possible. Is this possible? If so, what items would I need?
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Missed out on becoming a vampire lord, can I still become one?

I never became a vampire lord, killed Harkon I think his name was, and cured Serana. Is there anyway I can become a vampire lord? I'm playing on the Xbox 360.
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I keep losing my wife in Skyrim

I married Jenassa and I keep losing her. I went back to our house to look for her & The Drunken Huntsman's place too but I can't find her anywhere.
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My followers won't stop attacking my horse!

I use EFF and Convenient Horses, and lately I've been having this problem where my followers attack my supposedly friendly and essential horses and I can't get them to stop. They stand there, ...
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Attacked in Markarth, Skyrim

When I enter Markarth Keep and get to the first set of stairs towards the King all the guards become hostile and start attacking me. Nothing happens until I reach this point, not even if I drag my ...
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Can a dragon be aware of your immunity to their magic element?

If I have enchanted my armour with 100% resistance to both fire and frost and encounter a dragon that uses the aforementioned elements, will said dragon be able to notice it's shout attack is not ...
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Can't smith steel

I have a lvl 16 char with smithing 25. I have unlocked the steel perk. But I don't get the steel menu while using any forge or anvil. I cant improve steel things beyond fine. Says not enough skill. Am ...
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Xbox 360 Riften Merchant Chests

How do I restock the merchant chests in Riften? I've tried just waiting 48 hours and that didn't work
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Will completing the Dark Brotherhood quest chain hinder any significant quests/events?

I have an overall planned story for my character, part of which runs through the Dark Brotherhood. One of the first sets of contracts you do for them include killing one person that I know starts a ...
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Skyrim Taste of Death Quest bug - Eola keeps attacking me!

So, I've been replaying Skyrim and got up to the Taste of Death (the cannibal one) and have come across a strange bug. First time I played through, I cleared the cave without Eola but when it went to ...
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How can I remarry after resetting Dawnguard DLC?

I reset my Dawnguard DLC. I've played Dawnguard against vampires and when I was finished with the main quest, I downloaded the Serana marriage mod from nexus and married her, but I decided on give ...
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How do I make “potions with unknown effects”?

When you combine ingredients at the alchemy table, the right side of the screen shows the potion that will be created from the ingredients. Most of the combinations yield a "potion with unknown ...
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Riverwood barrels; belongs gone [duplicate]

I've been storing my stuff in 2 specific barrels in riverwood. The one on the black smiths porch because he lets you use it and the one by the log cutting because it's the one the lady lets you use if ...
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Unoffical Skyrim Patch: How do I test if it's installed and working?

I recently bought Skyrim for PC. I have installed the SkyUI mod which is working fine. I also want to use the Unofficial Skyrim Patch mod, because it fixes tons of stuff in the game. I've got the ...
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What does more damage in terms of max damage on destruction spells: master spells, or expert spells?

I just got my master level destruction spells. They're cool and all, but what does more damage: master spells, or expert spells? I know master spells have AOE (with the exception of lightning storm) ...
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On Skyrim: Where do I find Leifnarr's Family?

I was clearing out a cave of Bandits for a side quest and came into this room and found a dead farmer. I searched him and took, I think, an arrow, and then it gave me a quest to report to Leifnarr's ...
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Resurrecting follower with items (items cannot be picked)

I'm playing the dawnguard DLC now and I've got the UFO (ultimate followers overhaul mod) and deadly dragons. I have 2 followers currently it's Serana and Faendal. Now I've equipped Faendal with a ...
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How can I make the latest version of skyrim work with my 3 monitors?

I have been looking into how I can make Skyrim support my 3 monitors in nVidia surround mode. Though I have hit a snag. I was able to find many people talking about how there are fixes that work. ...
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Where can I find bows with rare or unique enchantments?

As we all know there are weapons that look unique and have unique enchantments. I however, have not found a single unique weapon that is a bow. There is the bow that you get from the Thieves' Guild ...
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Why are my kids naked?

I was playing my old Hearthfire save in Skyrim when my kids were only wearing their underwear. I attempted to give them clothes, but they didn't do anything with them. Anyone else have the solution? ...
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Can I copy my mod configurations from a save to another?

The mod configuration menu (or MCM) included in SkyUI is amazing, but it resets all mods back to default settings every time I start a new character. I have a lot of mods and I'm forced to spend maybe ...
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Weird golden moths flitting around my head in Skyrim Dragonborn

I noticed this after doing about 4 of the Hermaeus Mora quests involving books, where you get to choose a perk at the end. My character has a cloud of golden particles flitting around the head like ...
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Is there a console command to give vendors gold to help with selling?

Last night, I made enough potions from ingredients in storage to be sold for approximately 900,000 septims. My practice in times past would be to go to fences in round-robin fashion in Markarth, ...
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Do you take damage if you stay underwater for too long?

My character seems to always be gasping for air when I resurface but I have never taken any damage. Is there a certain amount of time that you can stay underwater without taking any damage?
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Where can I buy or aquire lockpicks?

I am running low of lockpicks. Those master locks really run through them. Apart from finding them as loot, where can I buy or aquire lockpicks?
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How to get followers to respond to orders?

Whenever I get followers I can't get them to do anything. When I talk to them and get them to do something like search a corpse or wait here, they won't do it. They just stand there. This makes it so ...
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How get waiting follower to follow while trespassing?

I'm trespassing inside of a house. I activated follower command mode by holding activation while aiming at my follower and told them to wait somewhere. I now can't get them to leave the house with me. ...
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What are the most profitable ingredients to plant?

I've bought the house in Falkreath, where I have a greenhouse where I can plant some ingredients and harvest them. Normally, I seed canis roots and swamp fungal pods. Every now and then I make ...
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How to fix the light beam in the Oculory

Apart from the occasional invisible spider web I didn't run into severe graphic glitches, but now I'm trying to focus the light beam in the Oculory - but... which light beam? This is how it looks for ...
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Blood On The Ice - SetObjectiveCompleted not working (spoilers)

I completed the Blood On The Ice quest quite a while back and remember having a problem with the Get assistance from Jorleif part of the quest. I completed the quest, but looking in the journal still ...
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Can I join the Dark Brotherhood after I got attacked by one of their Assassins?

I have completed the "Innocence Lost" quest and have yet to be contacted by the Dark Brotherhood. But I was attacked by an assassin carrying a note stating I was to be killed due to someone preforming ...
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How to easily switch between Skyrim and Something to take notes on?

I would like to play Skyrim, pause the game and switch to a program to take notes on. Any suggestions?
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Why does the damage value for my weapon change?

Why does the damage weapon value keep changing in Skyrim? First I look into my inventory at my elven sword and see 106, then when I closed the inventory menu and reopened it again my elven sword is at ...
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How do I trigger cinematics for projectile kills in Skyrim?

I'm running Skyrim on a PS3, fully updated (2.5). However, I can't seem to trigger the new kill cinematics I've heard of. My character level is 78, and archery skill is 100, but I still haven't seen ...
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How do you recharge an enchanted item?

I enchanted my Elvish bow to do frost damage. However it only had 14 charges and has since run out. Is there a way for me to recharge it? or is that bow kinda done for me now?
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How do I find the Mammoth Tusk Powder for the “Repairing the Phial” quest? [duplicate]

I have been to Stonehill Bluff several times now, and the Mammoth Tusk Powder is never there, is there anything else I can do to complete the 'Repairing the Phial' quest?
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Can I get back an item I lost? [duplicate]

I placed Auriel's Bow in a chest at Nightcaller Temple. When I came back it was gone, what do I do? I'm playing on XBox, not PC.
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How can I get Sanguine Rose?

How can I get the Sanguine Rose that summons a Dremora?
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Why do Markarth guards attack me after I left Calcelmo's lab?

I'm doing the thieves guild quests and I was sent to get a falmer translations book from Calcelmo in Markarth. I killed the spider and got the key from Calcelmo to enter his Dwemer museum. Here ...