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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How to Level Magic Skills as a Warrior

It seems to me that to get to level 80 I will need to level all my skills to 100. Easier said than done though. As a non-magic-using warrior, how can I level my various magic skills? Let's ignore ...
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How do I view my whole character?

I have played Oblivion and in Oblivion you can see your person on the menu screen. When I go into 3rd person all I see is their back. Is there any way I can see my whole character?
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Can I fast travel when I would be over-encumbered except not because of a temporary effect?

I am playing Skyrim and I have made some fortify carry weight potions. If I am carrying too much and drink a fortify carry weight potion, can I fast travel since this is only a temporary effect.
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Buggy dialogues and options [on hold]

I have around 95 mods and the game seems pretty fine except one thing which really drives me crazy. After some amount of time my menu just goes crazy. It keeps scrolling both options and dialogues so ...
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Skyrim - Crashing In Solitude [on hold]

I recently installed Skyrim on my new computer and I installed around 35 mods till now. So when I went to Solitude everything was normal (the guy being executed), and when was walking around the game ...
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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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Solitude Guards do not respawn anymore

So I was bored and I tried to go assassin on all of the guards in Solitude and then one day, they didn't respawn anymore. I tried to spawn them via console but it doesn't do the trick they just stand ...
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How do I save the FOV in Skyrim?

In C:\Users\Username\Documents\My Games\Skyrim\Skyrim.ini I have this line under [General] fdefaultfov=90 When I enter the game, I bring up the console to ensure it really is FOV 90. I type in fov ...
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Shouting gets disabled the moment I need it most?

When fighting a dragon that has just landed beside me, or in the middle of heated combat, the shouts suddenly stop working. Nothing happens when I press Z. I can see that the "Shout Cooldown" has ...
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What level do i have to be to get Daedric items from the Dremora merchant?

In the Dragonborn DLC you get a power called Black Market which allows you to summon a Dremora merchant to trade with. You are supposed to be able to frequently buy Daedric items from him when you ...
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Armor of the Old Gods Bug--It Keeps Coming Back!

I finished the quest: No One Escapes Cidhna Mine a while ago. I made the mistake of asking Aela to hold on to the Armor of the Old Gods, which she promptly equipped, even though she already had the ...
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Does anyone know any really good gliches or exploits for skyrim? [on hold]

please i would really like to know i have all ready done the secret hidden chests in solitude riften,markarth and dawn star and most of the leveling glitches. such as the destruction glitch.
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Do you have to have the Dawnguard DLC to become a werewolf?

Do I have to have the Dawnguard DLC to become a werewolf in Skyrim? I'm buying the game just for me to become one so please answer my question.
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Can't learn the third Word of Power from Wulfgar

I'm playing Skyrim on Xbox 360 with no DLC. I have completed all the main quests until the Horn of Jurgen Windcaller and before I completed it I messed around with the game doing side quests and ...
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Why does Ulfric things I am an stormclack?

After around 200h of game play I finally decided to join the legion and take out the racist Ulfric (I am an elf...). However, after completing The Jagged Crown (and being very suspicious of why any ...
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Will the Dawnguard still give me quests as a werewolf?

I want to know this because I spontaneously turned into a vampire but the Dawnguard still gives me quests? I dislike being a vampire and want to be a werewolf.
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Prevent keyboard and mouse from being disabled when using controller

Is there a way (outside of using external software such as xpadder or GlovePIE) to use both a controller and mouse/keyboard in Skyrim? This similar question covers disabling the gamepad so that the ...
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Is there a way to play as another faction (i.e. Bandit) on Skyrim for PC?

I have played LOTS of Skyrim on PC and am a little familiar with the in-game console that lets you add items and things, but I am wondering if there is anyway to use that to modify the game so I can ...
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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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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 can I start the Thieves Guild quests if Brynolf is hiding from me?

I have just kind of learned about the Nightingale armor and how cool it is an all. I figured out I have to complete the Thieves Guild quest line. I went into my quests and do not see a quest on the ...
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Skyrim PC No mouse controls

My friend told me to do 'EnablePlayerControls' while I was on the carriage to Helgen and now I can't use 'm1' or 'm2' Any fix? Not using the console ever again. Edit: I was using Alternate Start and ...
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player.remove spell not working

I'm trying to delete the "highborn" powers from a High Elf character (don't ask why, it's for... reasons). I can delete the active 50point magicka boost with: "player.removespell 00105f16" but when I ...
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Can Wrye Bash's merge .esp function be used together with Steam Workshop Mod Manager?

I have a ridiculous number of mods active, and I'd like to download more using Steam Workshop (which has better quest mods as compared to Skyrim Nexus). However, I don't know if merging .esps will ...
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Can I remove some of the guard dialogue?

For me and many others Skyrim is about immersion, and one of the things breaking that immersion are the idle chat from guards and other passing by NPCs. What I'm talking about are comments such as ...
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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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How can I fix NPCs who seem to freeze up when interacting with them? [on hold]

I'm trying to finish the dragonborn quest and the NPCs freeze when I try talking to them. They just make me get stuck in the asking question menu. Is this a known bug? How can i fix this?
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Do shops/NPCs/houses replenish their contents after an act of thievery?

I have started funding my alchemy addiction by stealing from shops and pick pocketing from NPCs. I am wondering if they ever get any contents back after I have stolen from them.
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How do I unadopt my children? (preferably without killing them)

I changed my mind and would like to adopt other kids. I would like to do this without killing my children (I'm not that evil) or using the 'disable' console command on them permanently (removing them ...
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Can you sneak well with heavy armor compared to light or is there no difference?

Is there a difference when sneaking with heavy armor compared to light aromor or can you do it effectively either way?
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Glitch: Can't become vampire lord

I let Serana back to her home, and after proceeding through the conversation, I chose to become a vampire lord, and once I made the choice, Harkon bit me, but rather than becoming a vampire lord, I ...
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Does muffle stop sound from my armour? [duplicate]

Im Skyrim I am playing a Warrior-Assassin build where a sneak until i get caught and then i pull out my sword and finish them warrior style. I am currently finding that wearing my heavy dragonplate ...
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Skyrim: Where to get daedric weapons at level 40?

In Skyrim I really want to get a daedric weapon, but I am only level 40. Could someone please help me get one without smithing or using the Atronach Forge.
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How do I get quarried stone?

I can't find anywhere to get quarried stone to build my house on the hearthfire expansion so I would like to know lots of places to get it.
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How do you get a crossbow?

I'm planning on buying Skyrim for the PS3. I want to get the best crossbow possible in the game but I don't know how. But also I would like any crossbow. If you only know how to get the normal one ...
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Quarried Stones in Skyrim [duplicate]

How do I get the quarried stone for my house in Skyrim? I've found the mines for it, but after I mine I don't receive any of the stones.
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In-game sound gone after playing a while

After starting the game and playing for a while, suddenly the screen flicked, there's another white cursor, and THE SOUND IS GONE, all of it. There seems to be a lot of factors that caused this to ...
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Skyrim crashes on start. Do I need a new sound card?

In my computer I have both a Sound Blaster Live! 5.1 SB0220 card and a Realtek ALC850 chipset on an MSI K9N4 nForce 500 motherboard. My game crashes on launch, just after the Bethesda logo fades. I've ...
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Problems with Sofia for Skyrim

I was taking a look at mods for Skyrim and came across Sofia. So I went ahead and downloaded the BSA files, but it didn't work as mentioned in the mod description. Then I tried the Loose files (more ...
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Do stronger Conjuration spells make weaker bodies stronger?

I've noticed you can summon weak creatures like elk and wolves with any level of Conjuration Reanimation spell, and was thinking to myself "Surely, if it cost that much magika to cast revenant than ...
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In the Misty Grove, I found the dinner table, but none of the commoners is Sanguine / Sam

Skyrim -- I have all the DLCs and updates. I had a task that said to go to Morvunskar, despite the fact that I've never been to Rorikstead. I randomly went to Morvunskar and got to the portal to ...
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What is the best way to defeat dragon preist Krosis?

I discovered him after killing a dragon and going to learn my new Thu'um, he suddenly rose from the coffin and i attempted to fight him, he killed me in 3 shots, i tried magic the first, then melee ...
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Will I be able to get a quest for a dungeon already “cleared”?

If I stumble across a dungeon and clear it out, will this prevent any possible quests to that location? Or will the activation of a quest repopulate the dungeon?
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How do I quicksave on the PS3?

Saving in Skyrim on the PS3 seems to be very complicated (Menu --> Save ... etc). This is frustrating, especially in Dungeons. Is there any quicksave / fastsave feature on the PS3?
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How to murder efficiently as an assassin?

My character is a archer/sneak type of guy but I'm having a hard time playing the game. I can kill regular NPCs easily with sneak attack but as soon as I run into a more bad ass type of enemy I'm ...
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Why are assassins coming after me?

I recently started a new game as a mage type character. As far as I can tell I haven't done anything wrong yet, haven't stolen anything, etc. In fact, the only quests I've done so far were the ...
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How can I continue the quest in Bearclaw cave?

I'm supposed to get the key from Bearclaw cave. I can see the quest marker on the floor, but there's no damn key anywhere to be found around it. I tried looking for the quest ID so I could reset it, ...
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How can I see my follower's health?

Simply put, I don't see any way to gauge how much health a follower has so I know when to heal them. In Oblivion, a health bar showed up when you placed the crosshair on either an enemy or an ally, ...
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What is the best way to level up One-Handed in Skyrim?

In Skyrim I am trying to level up as fast as possible. I have beaten the main quest line, the Stormcloak quest line, the Thieves Guild quest line and the Dark Brotherhood quest line, and I am still ...
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How do I fix the broken land around my Falkreath home?

The plot of land for my Falkreath house is broken. The drafting table and carpenter's workbench are buried and parts of my house are floating. How do I fix it? Edit: The land is broken around all 3 ...