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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My wife doesn't want to live with me anymore

I married Aela and built a house where we lived for a long time. I have the tendency of taking my wife as a follower on quests. However, one time after I dismissed her she returned to Jorrvaskr and I ...
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Is there a way to get my dragon scales back after this glitch? [duplicate]

I farmed a TON of dragon scales and gave them to Aela. When I took them and sold most of them then dropped it again, they were stolen (yes STOLEN)! I blame Belethor as this only happened to me in his ...
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Why can't I buy the Windhelm house (Hjerim)?

I've finished the Stormcloak storyline, and now cannot become a Thane of Windhelm without buying Hjerim. The Steward keeps saying something has happened and he can't sell it right now. What the heck ...
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Buying hjerim house in Windhelm [duplicate]

I've completed the Blood on Ice quest, I just don't know what else I have to do. I'm not too far into the main quest line so I'm worried about siding with the stormcloaks and how that might affect the ...
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How can I kill Beitild without anyone seeing?

So I'm on the first part of the Dark Brotherhood questline, and I have to kill Beitild in Dawnstar. I've done it before on a previous character, but I can't for the life of me seem to get it to work ...
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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 to know where a claw key can be used?

Without Googling for the answer, is there a way in the game to know where a claw key can be used? I have a few of those in my inventory and I don't know which one I already used and where I can use ...
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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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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 to clear bounty on Skyrim [duplicate]

I have a pretty high bounty in Markarth but I've already been arrested there once for a quest and now everytime I submit to going to jail, it never works. I only have the option to exit the ...
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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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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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Why can't I start the quest without the Dawnguard leader attacking me?

I recently bought the legendary edition of Skyrim. While trying to start the Dawnguard DLC quest, when it said to "speak with the leader of the Dawnguard", I tried to complete that objective but every ...
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Paying High Bounty in Skyrim PS3

I was recently caught transforming into a werewolf outside of Solitude. I ran off and waited for a while, but now when I try to pay my bounty, the guards just say "Wait...I know you." on a loop every ...
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Screen freezing while fast traveling in Skyrim. How do I stop it?

I just finished the quest Battle for Whiterun. I listened to the Jarl's speech and started the quest, Reunification of Skyrim. I am to report to General Tallius, but every time I try to fast travel to ...
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Unable to finish Lost of the Ages

While following a quest, I ended in Mzulft where I found the Dwarven Storageroom. Playing as a garbage collector, I cleaned it all, including the Glowing Crystal Shard. Several hours later, after ...
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Skyrim Dragonborn DLC: black book glitches [duplicate]

Can somebody help me? I know it's an old game, but I have opened the black books after collecting them all, in order to change my skills. Now I'm back in Skyrim and I keep taking damage, as if I'm in ...
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Can't move in Skyrim

I am stuck in a small space in Bleak Falls Barrow, and I can't move, fast travel, or restart. What should I do? The game will not let me fast travel and I will lose my progress if I load a new save.
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Quitting Thieves Guild Quests

After you join the Thieves Guild, are there any consequences for quitting a job you get from either Vex or Delvin? I recall Delvin saying something along the lines of: You keep quitting these ...
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Disc dlc to digital copy dlc xbox 360 skyrim?

I have a digital copy on my xbox and I'm thinking about getting a disc copy that has the dlc's to put on my xbox. Is that possible?
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paarthurnax dilemma mod after main story

I just finished the main quest of Skyrim, and I didn't complete the Paarthurnax quest and it's missing from my journal. I'd like to know if the Paarthurnax dilemma mod will work at my current stage in ...
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Quest bug while returning Arvak's skull

I've found the skull but I can't find the soul who Arvak belongs to. The quest marker on the map just leads me to the remains of a bone man or soul embers as they're called in the game. What do I do?
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Skyrim Ill Met By Moonlight Sinding attack me after killing hunters

I accidentally hit Sinding with fire while trying to kill the hunters for the Ring then was going to go back in and skin him. But after accidentally hitting him, he is attacking me. All of the ...
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Downloaded game onto my external hard drive, but Steam won't let me play the game? [duplicate]

Steam is saying I have to download the game all over again, but I have already done so. It is on my external hard drive instead of my SSD in my laptop, to save space. I haven't really had this problem ...
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Skyrim crashes when I press continue or load

Whenever I press continue or load Skyrim crashes to my desktop. It doesn't say anything it just crashes. I currently have no mods installed. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks
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Where are the gyros for the Dawnguard quest?

The leader of the Dawnguard wants me to gather 2 warriors for him. I got the first guy, but the girl asks me to find her "just one gyro". Where do I find the gyros for the girl?
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How to fix the horse glitch?

How can I fix the glitch where the third person camera when riding a horse is stuck on it's feet? I have tried downloading mods to make it better but it failed.
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Can't printscreen at all when Skyrim is active window

Trying to take a screenshot in Skyrim because I'm at the Saarthal part of Forbidden Legend, and there's a gate I don't know how to open. I want to post the picture here to show where I'm at. When I ...
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How to completely reset an NPC in skyrim?

I recruited Lydia as my follower and had never dismissed her before the bug occured. Here's the current situation: (a) Lydia keeps going home. (b) Lydia's dialog indicates that she is ...
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Skyrim text is in Chinese. How do I change it to English?

I got The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Legendary Edition), but all the text is in Chinese. How can I switch it to English? I've already tried searching for the option to do so, but I couldn't find ...
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I killed all the orcs, and now villas is being stupid and following me

I went to all the strongholds, and killed all the orcs, yet apparently I still have a 4000 gold bounty. Normally in the past, when villas were being really annoying, I would just pay off all my ...
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Can I get Summon Arvak if I choose the Dawnguard side?

I just got Dawnguard and I got excited about crossbows. I joined the Dawnguard because I was a werewolf. Can I get Summon Arvak if I joined Dawnguard? I know about him and I have heard it is cool. I ...
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I lost my follower [duplicate]

I told Serana to wait at whiterun at the front gate, I forgot about her and when I came back she wasn't there, where would she be?
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Lost Follower on Skyrim [duplicate]

I had Farkas following me when we did the quest "Hard Answers" at Markarth. I had a really high bounty as I went into the museum when I wasn't supposed to; I killed a couple of guards, turned into ...
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How do I modify movement speed while attacking?

I hate all that "skittering" during combat? I'm looking for a way to modify movements speed while attacking or casting, similar to the way mods like Deadly Combat do. I would like to make characters ...
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Skyrim keeps freezing when it is loading an area?

Whenever I fast travel, go into a cave or enter other areas, the loading takes a long time. I am playing the game on PS3, so I try to quit the game by using the PS button to get to the menu but it ...
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Why do villagers think my healing spell is a fire spell?

I'll be walking around the towns and cities of Skyrim, when all of a sudden, I'm told my guards and passerby that I should take care with those flames. Except I don't actually have any fire casting ...
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What are the benefits of alchemy?

Assuming that money is not a limiting factor, is there any use being an alchemist? I ask this because in some other role-playing games, alchemy is just a waste of perks. What's the situation with ...
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In Skyrim, what is the point of placing items into other people's inventories (reverse pick-pocketing)?

So in pick-pocketing, you have the option to steal from somebody's inventory, and/or place something into it. Outside of leveling exploits and quests, what function does placing actually have? Can you ...
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Can't finish building my house

I started building a house in Skyrim and I got most of it done but it won't let me build the rest. When I go to the Carpenter's Workbench it is just a menu with nothing on it.
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Where is Cicero after he is spared?

It's said that if Cicero is spared in The Cure for Madness quest, he remains in the Dawnstar sanctuary and can be later hired as a follower. Well I did just that and I can't find him anywhere. Where ...
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Skyrim's slow loading screens

Skyrim on the Xbox 360 has really slow loading screens on my xbox? Is there anyway of speeding up this progress or is it like this all the time?? The questions that I raise are Is it the xbox that ...
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Why did the thieves guild belive Mercer Frey?

I love this game, and even though ive moved to eso, i love the lore of the game. and now im wondering ... Why oh why did the guild belive Mercer Frey without even trying to find Karliieh to see if ...
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Can't continue College of Winterhold quest, Mirabelle won't give next stage

I am at level 56 and erased all my previous saves, so going back is not an option. At the College of Winterhold I started the main quest line early on, at level 12. I went up to 'Hitting the Books' ...
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Stuck in the Ancestor's Glade

After I get the Moth priest Blade and read the Scrolls I tried to leave but the exit has a gate and the Dawnguard are on the other side with Serana. I've defeated the Dawnguard with shouts but the ...
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How often can I pay to train skills?

There are a number of people in Skyrim that are willing to train me in various skills in exchange for some money. There is a counter "times trained this level" in the dialog for the number of times ...
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Lucia is gone. Just gone

Skyrim problem here. I've finally found a house mod that will support a family (as in allow them to move there). I'm excited to install it, but it says that a new save game is highly recommended ...
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Becoming unmarried after Hearthfire was removed?

So. I had a saved game with Hearthfire. I had two kids and a husband. I uninstalled Hearthfire, and then got on to do something and it saved after I had it uninstalled. I reinstalled Hearthfire and ...