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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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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My save files are not located in my Skyrim folder. Where are they? [duplicate]

Recently I've been playing on my home PC and I was having a blast but due to some unforeseen circumstances I had to go away for a couple of days, so I copied my whole Skyrim folder and put it in my ...
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Are the Draugr apologizing to me?

Draugr sometimes say "Unstaad Krosis" when attacking. I understand that means "many apologies" in dragon tongue (convo with Paarthurnax). Does this hint that they are doing something against their ...
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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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How do I get Skyrim to redownload Dawnguard and the other DLC if I accidentally deleted it from the data files menu?

I've tried restarting many times and going on "View Downloadable Content" but I don't see an option to tell Skyrim to download it again.
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Stuck in the Night Mother's coffing during “Death Incarnate”

I'm having this problem with Skyrim that after I entered the Night Mother's coffin when the sanctuary was on fire, after waking up by Babette and Nazir I'm suck inside the coffin facing the Night ...
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I need to delete and redownload a game on steam, but I'm scared it'll delete my save file

I need to redownload Skyrim, but I'm to sure how to delete is and I don't want it to delete my save files! How do I this?
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Where has the Khajiit Caravan gone?

Before I did the stormcloaks/imperials quests a Khajiit caravan was located outside of Whiterun. After these quests, they are no longer there, do they ever come back?
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Why do I get attacked by Thalmor Justicars in Skyrim when I have done nothing to offend them as far as I know?

I was out in the wilds of Skyrim when three Thalmor Justicasrs attacked me for no reason and when I looted their bodies I discovered a note entitled Justicar Execution Order that said: Be on the ...
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How do I access The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim save files on Windows 8? [duplicate]

How can I access the Skyrim save data on Windows 8? I need to delete some saves. I've read this question: "Where are the save files in Skyrim?" - but there are no specified directories for Windows 8. ...
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Does having lots of in-game items in Skyrim cause instability?

In my latest playthrough I'm running any quest mod that teases my curiosity. But I'm also a Completionist (or 'Garbage Collector/Resource Hoarder', if you prefer), I have as much stuff as I can find ...
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Skyrim quicksave time has increased by about 10 seconds in only a few hours of gameplay?

Earlier today quicksaving took only a few seconds. Only a few hours later they grew to be 10-15 seconds long so I started looking into it. I thought it may be a bloated save file but my load times ...
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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 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 do I get the Invisible Exploding Fireball Arrows through console commands?

I was reading the UESP wiki's "Skyrim Glitches" article, when I came upon this gem: Invisible Exploding Fireball Arrows These can only be acquired while on the quest Rise in the East, but ...
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Where can I find the right combination for these pillars in Shroud Hearth Barrow?

I'm in Shroud Heart Barrow and encountered the infamous pillars, but I have no idea where the solution is to be found. Any suggestions on how to continue?
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Pg up//Pg dn not scrolling in Skyrim's Console Command panel?

It's always worked fine, but when I decided to play today it wasn't working.. How I discovered it:: I found my follower had 800+ Ebony Arrows on him, I don't play "OP", so when I was trying to take ...
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Does having weapons/magic ready cause NPCs to be more hostile towards you?

I always have Clairvoyance ready when I'm traveling across the map. But it seems that if I have magic ready, the other characters in the game remark that I need to be careful, I need to take my magic ...
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Is there a way to get an NPC's RefID in game?

When using the console to affect NPC characters you always need their RefID. I always get this on one of the two Skyrim wikis because the following help command returns only their BaseID: help ...
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How to do enchanting correctly in Skyrim? [closed]

I'm very confused with the process of getting/making enchantments for armor and weapons. Will someone please give me the full guide to enchanting or give me a descriptive enchanting link?
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Is there a way to overcome the bug in “A New Source of Stalhrim” in PS3?

I can't start the quest "A New Source of Stalhrim" by talking to Deor Woodcutter (instead of giving me the quest he just says general things). The Unnoficial Elder Scroll Pages states that it's a bug ...
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Skyrim Greybeards Location

How do you get to the 1000 steps where the Greybeards are from Whiterun. I tried with the map, but I ended up in several bandit camps. I also ran into this very annoying camp where several bandits ...
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how to kill ancient dragons

I finally got dragonrend and defeated Alduin, but I'm still too weak for fighting ancient dragons. Any certain weapon for killing them. (I've got lvl 20 one handed weapons and lvl 46 for archery, so ...
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How to fix broken Vampire Lord without starting over?

I'm experiencing an issue where after Harkon's Gift, in the tutorial room, I can transform into a Vampire Lord, but I can't land or use the left or right hand attacks. Additionally, after turning into ...
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How do I find Meridia's Beacon in Skyrim?

I started the quest "The Break of Dawn", but when I set the quest as active it won't give me a quest marker. It also did this with the "The Legend of Red Eagle" but after a few hours, it randomly ...
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Blades Initiation : Which Follower Is Good Against Dragons?

I have been tasked with initiating followers into The Blades. Delphine wants to do a bit of rebuilding of The Blades. My question is which follower is most effective against a Dragon, since the next ...
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When do ore veins respawn? [duplicate]

I have mined some ebony ore at the Throat Of The World and the ore won't come back.
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How can I stop certain skills from adding to the level up counter?

I would like to be able to stop smithing and alchemy from adding to my level, but I still want the skill in itself to level up. Preferably using tesvedit, I can't get uncapper to work
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What sets of major collectable items are there in Skyrim?

Last time I played Skyrim I set my character the task of collecting all of the Dragon Masks. Because the masks are spread all over Skyrim and heavily guarded it made for a very enjoyable alternative ...
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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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Is a horse actually faster than running?

I'm pretty disappointed with my horse. He wasn't cheap -- 1000g -- but he just doesn't seem that fast. To make things worse, he's a bit of a wolf magnet and every time I get attacked I have to ...
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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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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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Serana's location for follower recruiting after Dawnguard quest.

After you dismiss Serana, she tells you she'll be waiting for you at the Glade, I went to the Ancestor Glade, but I can't find her [maybe I missed her]. :S Is this not the glade she was referring to? ...
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I created 951 chickens in Riften. How do I get rid of them all?

I looked up the console command for chickens and stupidly created 951 of them right in the middle of Riften, as well as a single cow. I was claiming to make a farm, but this is getting out of hand. My ...
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Where can I find Gunmar in the Dawnguard quest “A New Order?”

In the Dawnguard quest A New Order, Sorine had a quest marker but Gunmar does not; I can't find him. How can I get access to the Vale and get Auriel's Bow without doing the quest? Could someone give ...
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Skyrim Breezehome name bug

For some reason, it says that the Breezehome name is "Äîì òåïëûõ âåòîâ". There's other places too that has gotten weird names like that. How do I fix it?
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What is the purpose of Orphan Rock?

I've discovered orphan rock and can't find a quest/use for it. Is there any quest related to it?
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If I'm a member of one guild, am I prevented from joining any of the other guilds?

If I join the Companions, will that keep me from joining the Thieves Guild? Or the Dark Brotherhood?
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My Follower's Body is Not Visible, But Follower Still With Me

I am playing the Skyrim Dragonborn DLC. I am on the Final Descent quest. My companion Serana went completely invisible. It was a battle with a ton of dreadlord Draugrs. We managed to kill them all. ...
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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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I want a kid on Skyrim Elder Scrolls V

On Skyrim, if I marry the girl that owns the veggie stand in White Run, then will her kid become mine and I give it stuff? Like as if I adopted it from the orphanage?
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Why do i change into a vampire? The Elder Scroll: Skyrim

When I play, I become a vampire. I go to Failon and cure Vampirism, but after that, I get just a vampire again after a while. Is there anything I should be careful not or is there something that cure ...
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Miraak stole all my dragon souls

After reading the book and seeing Miraak, I couldn't absorb a dragon's soul. I killed more than 10 dragons and Miraak took all the souls. Is this suppose to happen, because I only have the first word ...
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Sky Reflection Linked to Camera Velocity (Glitch)

I thought maybe this was just me until I saw an unanswered post on the Bethesda - Skyrim forums: loose sky reflection. Note that this problem only shows up if you've modded Skyrim.ini to reflect the ...
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How can I get Solitude out of war mode?

I'm playing xbox. I'm a Stormcloak and just completed the quest to take Solitude: However. Solitude still has the combat music playing whenever I'm there, the icon for Solitude doesn't show up on ...
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Can I summon two dragons?

I am able to summon the dragon from Soul Cairn (Durnehviir), and use the shout, 'Call Dragon' (Odahviing). Can I summon two dragons at the same time or still one?
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What do I get from a skill being Legendary?

I recently got my Blacksmithing skill to 100. Now in the skills menu I can press space to make it Legendary, which will put it back to a skill level of 15 and reset my perks. I am wondering: What ...
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How many children can I adopt?

I am wondering how many children in total I can adopt at any given time. If the number is dependent on where our home is, then which home allows me the most?
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Does Skyrim for PC support command line options?

Ideally, I'd like to use a command line option to automatically resume the most recent save game. This would essentially be the equivalent of clicking Continue from the game's opening menu. Although ...