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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Is it possible to adjust your walk speed?

When I'm sneaking around, I can move more slowly and quietly by holding shift. But walking this way is really slow. I would like to move a little bit faster, but not full speed. On a console I ...
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Dawnguard DLC disappears after turning off Xbox

I have been playing Dawnguard for awhile now and I got up to the mission where you get the dragon Elder Scroll. After I got it I saved, turned off my xbox and went to bed. When I got up next morning ...
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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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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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Skyrim Crashing right after exiting Ironbind barrow

my game keeps crashing right after exiting this cave after opening the locked gate to get out (the exit door) as i appear at the wooden door that has a board locking it closed the game crashed. i ...
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My character goes blind

I am level 48 and after a few in-game hours, my character goes completely blind! I can still see the compass bar and the cursor, I can do shouts, attack, etc. However, all I can see is pure darkness. ...
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Can't talk to Tullius about Season Unending

I can get Ulfric to talk and agree to join in the peace treaty but Tullius will NOT even give me the option. I have NOT joined either side in the civil war. However, I have completed the starting ...
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Are enemy subtypes level restricted?

I've noticed in Skyrim that enemies such as bandits, namely the weakest type that is, just bandits become less and less common the more you level up. I was wondering do some enemies stop appearing ...
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Is there a glitch in the quest Revealing the Unseen?

I'm at the portion of the "Revealing the Unseen" quest (from the College of Winterhold) where I have to go to Mzulft and enter the ruins. However, when I try to interact with Gavros Plinius, the man ...
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Skyrim crashes after bethesda logo. No mods installed

So, my Skyrim crashes just after bethesda intro. Tried to disable intro and it crashed after few seconds of showing skyrim logo. I have no mods installed. I had but because it stopped working, i ...
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The Saarthal Amulet does not show up in my inventory

I have started the "Under Saarthal" quest and once I remove the amulet from the door and get trapped, it does not show up in my inventory. I have re-loaded several times with no luck. In one case I ...
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Tel Mithryn magic lift

I have noticed a problem with the Tel Mithryn magic lift as Lydia goes up first but when I get to the top myself she is not there, but appears afterwards, coming up again in the lift but has been ...
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Can't absorb dragon souls, even with USKP and UDBP patches installed

Anyone around coy with being Mr. Fixit? (Ms. Fixit would be even better, but either will do nicely.) I can't absorb dragon souls, and yes, I've been through almost every thread there is here on the ...
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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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How many chances do you get to become a Vampire Lord

So, I am working on a new playthrough of Skyrim with the two new DLCs and I would like to work in being a vampire lord early into the game. Doing a bit of reading however it seems I have to select to ...
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How to place objects in the showcases?

I have built a house in Skyrim and I am docorating it. So, I have crafted some showcases but I think it is too complicated to put objects in there. Is there any easy way to put objects in there? ...
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Skyrim Museum Quest in Dawnstar

I knew that I had the quest to visit the Museum and get the quest, "Pieces of the Past" but when I looked through to find it it was gone. I looked through all the quests I had completed to see if I ...
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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 do I make my companions friends?

But you can't have more than one companion. Wrong. So I was taking that stupid dog, Barbas, to get that stupid axe and a stupid dragon attacks. My awesome mage companion throws a fireball. I assume ...
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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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When or where do Legendary dragons appear in the world?

I heard about these dragons on this site and was curious to know, when do legendary dragons appear in the world? Is there a step-by-step guide to getting them to appear?
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Can only adopt one child?

I went to adopt Frodnar and Dorthe, but at my house only Dorthe was there, and I can no longer adopt any other child (Frodnar is still at the orphanage) It says both child beds are owned, no matter ...
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Both beds owned in Skyrim Hearthfire house? [duplicate]

I wanted to adopt Dorthe and Frodnar, because I accidently killed their parents in the beginning, and I feel its a good roleplay to go with, but when I went to my house after telling them both I would ...
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Can I join the Dark Brotherhood if I've killed Grelod the Kind prematurely?

I accidentally killed the orphanage lady before I started the quest. She just pissed me off, sadly it will not acknowledge that I have finished the quest and I haven't been contacted. Is there another ...
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When should I start seeking out DLC missions?

I've already played through Skyrim on the PS3. Now, finally tired of waiting on Bethesda to re-align their fecal matter, I've bought the game and all DLC on the Xbox 360. While I did enjoy the story ...
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My follower attacks me when I pick up stolen items in my house

I built my Lakeview manor house and I decided to try and pimp it out and make it look cool. Try being the key word. Most of my items are stolen, just because I steal a lot, and for some stupid reason, ...
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How do I regain entrance to the Soul Cairn?

So I started the quest "Beyond Dead" and talked to Valrice, then I went to kill one of the guys but died. I got mad and left the Soul Cairn, but later I decided I wanted my wolf powers back, so I ...
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Followers don't stay dressed in Skyrim [duplicate]

Im on Xbox, for any follower I have, Housecarl, Steward, no matter what I give them, they don't stay dressed, I made Uthgerd my house steward, and she wear's steel plate armor, so I give her Daedric ...
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How do I know which enchantments that I know?

In Skyrim, there is an Enchanting mechanic. You learn an enchantment by disenchanting something with that type of enchantment. Other than by visiting an Arcane Enchanter, is there a way to know which ...
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Does the “Conditioning” perk improve sneak and stamina?

I have a warrior/mage build, and I am specializing in heavy armor. I'm doing this because I tend to die easy and light armor doesn't sound like enough protection (despite what others say). I was ...
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Where did my quest NPC go?

I decided to take A Scroll for Anska sometime last week, and I had Anska following me everywhere. I figured out that I was way too underleveled for the quest, so I went around to various locations to ...
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Rebuilding your house in Skyrim Xbox [duplicate]

So I just finished spending thousands and thousands of gold, buying all the materials I needed to build my second house. Then I build the whole house and decorated everything inside. Now I have a ...
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Bloodskal Barrow won't appear

I am on the dawnguard quest 'rings of blood magic' i have obtained the ring that quadriples khajit claw attacks and gives +100 health, but Bloodskal Barrow won't appear on my map, i have tried ...
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Is it possible to go back to the dawngaurd after accepting Harkon's request to become a vampire lord? [duplicate]

Is it possible to go back to the dawngaurd after accepting Harkon's request to become a vampire lord? Because im only doing it to get the Ring of Erudite.
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Got a new Skyrim mansion, how can I bring the kids and dog with me? [duplicate]

I purchased Lakeview Manor and built all the additions I could, there are a few items in the cellar that could hint towards bringing the kids with, the child's practice dummy in particular. But ...
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Do magic resistance and flame, frost and shock resistance stack?

I enchanted every possible piece of my armor with a magic resistance enchantment, but as that are only two pieces of armor if you don't use a shield I decided to add some elemental resistances on the ...
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How do i reset my manor so i can rebuild it with different options?

I currently have Windstad Manor and built it all. Now I regret some choices and I'ld like to rethink and rebuild it. Is there any console way to "nuke" the manor and rebuild it from ground up?
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Will making a Restoration Loop-Fortify Enchant. . . insane Fortify Sneak percentage make me undetectable?

So if I created a Restoration Loop-Fortify Enchant potion and enchant a piece of equipment with a crazy Fortify Sneak percentage; Will I be undetectable at all times, or only sneaking? My character's ...
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How to play a mage in Skyrim?

I am not a guru in these kind of games and I'm trying to play as a Mage. At level 6 I have an imperial guard buddy that helps and I kill most things easily enough with fire or firebolt. Some things ...
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How do I create a Fortify Enchantment potion up to +32%?

How do I create a fortify enchantement potion up to 32%? I've read this chart http://forums.runicgames.com/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=20366 and I wonder how is this possible? I've 5 fortify alchemy items ...
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Is there a legal way to obtain hold guard armour?

Okay, I admit, I'm a huge fan of the Hold Guard Armour, especially the colour schemes, OMG awesome, but I was wondering, is there a way to obtain it without looting it from a corpse or stealing it? ...
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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 ...
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Do console commands affect Steam achievements?

I've painted myself into a corner and am forced to choose between abandoning a couple hours' progress or cheating my way out of it. Unfortunately, I can't find hard data on if/how the use of console ...
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Where can I get Thieves' Guild armour?

When someone gives me armour that I don't want, I sell it. So I sold my Thieves' Guild armour, and now the fence wants to upgrade my armour and I can't sell anything to her until she does. Where can ...
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How to make Skyrim more challenging at higher character levels?

I'm a first time TES player, and I simply loved Skyrim the first time I tried it. I started playing on Adept (the default difficulty level), and while the first 80 - 95 hours were both challenging and ...
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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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How do I get my DualShock 2 controller to work as an XBOX 360 controller for Skyrim?

Recently I bought a PS2 to PC adapter (the blue one that allows two controllers to be plugged into) and it works fine. I tried a program called xPadder and it works, but it doesn't have an XBOX 360 ...
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Can Fortify Restoration go too far?

I have found that if you use the Fortify Restoration glitch too much you will end up unable to talk to anyone. Why is this? If it can be fixed on the PS3 please tell me how.
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Maxing out gear with maxed out smithing, enchanting and alchemy

I have level 100 smithing, enchanting and alchemy. I also have some nice enchanted gear, fortify smithing and alchemy. How high should I be able to get my fortified equipment? Currently I'm around ...
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“No Steam config online” error when installing Skyrim on PC

I just bought Skyrim on PC and when I try to install it I have to update Steam. When I try, a pop up says "no Steam config online". What does that mean and how do I fix it?