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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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 ...
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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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Can I marry Carlotta Valentia in Skyrim and if so, how?

I really want to marry Carlotta Valentia. I have the Amulet of Mara and I have completed her quest. Then what? Is there anything I'm missing?. I can't find anything on the internet or at Skyrim ...
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Will completing Dawnguard stop Vampire Attacks? [duplicate]

Windhelm has had more Vampire Attacks than Whiterun which i have been in the most and i thinkl they're messing up the game as when i arrived to do the quest about "The Butcher", after killing the ...
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Which armor/weapon type is the strongest to forge? [duplicate]

I like to relay on my own forged armor and custom enchants it giving it a more personal touch since i spent all that cash/time buying/collecting the items needed to make the armor I got Deadric and ...
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How do I get out of third person view?

So, I've finally obtained the Werewolf form. After returning out of the form, fully naked... I seem to be stuck in third person view! How can I fix this? Scrolling or pressing F does not work. I ...
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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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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 I betray Molag Bal?

I got the Molag Bal quest in Skyrim, where he wants me to lead the priest to his altar and then kill the priest. When starting this quest I felt certain that there must be, at some point, an option ...
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Is there a way to delete spells?

I remember in past Elder Scrolls games, you could delete spells from your inventory. I don't think this is possible in Skyrim, but it would be nice to be able to remove lower-level/obsolete spells to ...
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How do I reset NPCs in Skyrim?

I have been trying to play the Mage's College quest, but Mirabelle Ervine is frozen in place and can't go anywhere. I can still talk to her, but that's about all I can do. How can I reset her or reset ...