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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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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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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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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Why doesn't Jarl Balgruuf side with the StormCloaks?

This question has been bothering me for some time. I know the lore of the game but just can't put my finger on why Jarl Balgruuf didn't side with them. Ulfric really wants him on their side as a true ...
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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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Why isn't “player.setav speedmult” working? [duplicate]

Its been ages since I played on PS3, and I just started playing again on PC. The world is big, which is fine except I spend way way more real time than I'd like doing nothing but walking/running ...
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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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I cant switch back to first person after getting off a horse

After getting off my horse I can no longer switch back to first person. I tried the hex editor where you have to find the vampire thing and it is not there, maybe because I'm not a vampire. I tried ...
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My Skyrim crashes when I fast travel?

So, I play on Xbox 360 and I've recently restarted my game and I'm not far in the game yet. (Only completed the first dragon fight quest). I'm currently at Riverwood and whenever I fast travel, the ...
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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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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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Can I play my original Skyrim save games on the legendary version?

I want to get all of the DLCs, but it will be cheaper to just buy the 'legendary' Skyrim pack rather than each DLC separately. I'm pretty far in my saved games on regular version and was wondering ...
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I have finished a thieves guild quest but can't continue in the campaign

I have finished "Hard answers", but Kaliah doesn't give me the quest "The pursuit", she just walks away. When I try to talk to her, she just says 'hmm..'. How can I continue to the quest 'The ...
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How to fill a black soul gem? [duplicate]

So, I have to fill this black soul gem for Falion, so I killed a few Draugr and used Soul Trap on them within the 60 seconds but it didn't fill it? I emptied out all of my other empty soul gems and ...
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Can't learn Master Smithing from Eorlund Graymane?

The master level trainer for Smithing will not allow me to train from him anymore, and I was wondering if this is a bug or if it's because I have a higher Smithing level than him or something?
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Falkreath Dark Brotherhood glitch

Ok so when I enter the sactuary in Falkreath, I immediately hit an invisible wall and can't go further in without console commands. I've tried exiting and entering, reloading saves, uninstall and ...
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Forced movement in skyrim

I'm currently trying to make time lapses in skyrim but i can't find a way to keep my player moving left, right or backwards like when you press the C key and continually run forward. Are there any ...
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How do I enchant gloves with a worthwhile bonus on unarmed damage?

So I want to play Unarmed in Skyrim, so I got the Gloves of the Pugilist and when I disenchanted them and put that Fortify Unarmed on my gauntlets it changed the enchantment to 'Additional 1 damage to ...
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invisible followers ps3

I had a bloodhound and I accidentally told him to go home, so I caught up with him and told him to follow me. but he isn't following me and he is no where to be found is there a way to get it to ...
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The enhanced dwarven crossbow schematics dont show up on the map when i activate the quest

I am having some troubles. The enhanced Dwarven crossbow schematics do not show up on my map when i select the quest. How do i fix this and/or where is the whereabouts of the enhanced dwarven crossbow ...
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How can I stop the idle chatter from NPCs in Skyrim?

I work with my mother, to sell fruits and vegetables. It's fun most days, but hard work. I am SO tired of hearing this line and countless others whenever I walk by someone. I've taken to avoiding ...
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Skyrim is freezing on my PS3 on the first mission

I've researched why it might be doing this, I have 450gb of free space and the save can't be too big because I've just started it, the disc doesn't seem to be degrading or have damaging scratches on ...
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Skyrim - Companions attacked me for no reason?

So, I was using Eorland Gray-Manes forge without causing any harm and all of a sudden I see loads of red dots on my map and it was the Companions and then even Eorland started attacking me. The Guards ...
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In Skyrim for PS3, I cannot walk [duplicate]

I recently started mining in the Raven Rock Mine. I went a little further into the mine, but now I can't move. It looks like I'm stuck in a gap between first- and third-person view. I can't move, ...
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360 controller sticking in 3rd person view

I'm playing Skyrim. I put it in first person view and as soon as I start walking around it jumps back to 3rd person. I've tried s1st,tfc,epc in console commands but nothing is working I want to play ...
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I started to play Skyrim, but all the save files are deleted [duplicate]

So, I used to be around level 40 on Skyrim and I haven't played the game in ages but now i've started to play it again, and when I played it, it took me back to Level 18. I went onto 'LOAD GAME' and ...
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What's the deal with the saarthal door [duplicate]

I need the combination for it and can't find it any where. I have looked everywhere I can think of.
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Wing options for Lakeview Manor

So, I have built the Lakeview Manor house. So far I have the storage room for the north wing and the armory for the east wing. For the west wing, I can choose between Enchantment Tower, Greenhouse and ...
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Skills not showing correct level?

I'm currently playing some Skyrim. I had been going through A LOT of Dwemer ruins just collecting Dwemer metal which I later smelted down and made over 600 Dwemer bows which got me to level 100 ...
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Why can't I complete the marriage in Skyrim?

I am trying all the features in Skyrim... marriage being one of them. I got the Amulet of Mara; I got Ysolda to marry me; I told Maramul(?) I wanted to get married, he told me I would be wed the next ...
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Skyrim - Is There a Fix for Illia's gear bug?

This is an issue specific to Illia, and I was wondering if there is a fix for it. I've done extensive research and have found the problem multiple times, but no fix. Illia is a mage that you can ...
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Skyrim Alftand Weapon

I cleared Alftand without any quest that required me to enter Alftand. I already read that there are two different quests on this location, and one is concerning a weapon. I would like to know which ...
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How often can you harvest Sleeping Tree Sap?

How often can you harvest Sleeping Tree Sap from the Sleeping Tree in the Sleeping Tree Camp? I've previously heard that it refreshes daily, or when the site resets (7 days after last visit?), or ...
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One piece of unique armor still applies bonus?

If I'm wearing a full set of armor (like Dwarven) except for the helmet, which is a unique one (for exapmle the Visage of Mzund), will I still get the 25% bonus for wearing a full set of armor? I know ...
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Storing books in the Arcaneum library

If I store books that I no longer need in the Arcaneum bookshelves (the ones that are unlocked), will those books still be there if I look for them later, or can they become lost?
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Is Orc or Imperial better for a one-handed heavy armor warrior?

I'm starting a new character, a one-handed heavy armored warrior with shield (or maybe a spell). Imperials get a gold bonus, while an orc's starting stats fit the play style. The Imperial may only ...
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Skyrim HearthFire

When I load up Skyrim on my Xbox 360, it pops up with select storage device I select the one with my save and DLC. Moments later it pops on the text onto the screen 'Loading Add-ons' this Is where the ...
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Why can't I adopt children?

I have a child´s chest, a child´s bed, and light. I tried to adopt children from the orphanage but it doesn't work.
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Skyrim thieves guild influence jobs glitch

So I have completed the thieves guild main story, I returned the key and everything, but I want to fully complete it. So I go back to the guild and try to take influence jobs to eventually become ...
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How do I get the staff of magnus back if I lose it?

I had my staff of Magnus in my Lakeview manor in Skyrim. I accidentally removed the DLC, and the house with everything got removed, along with my staff. Can I still get it back? I need it for another ...
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If you are disarmed and leave the zone will your weapon be there when you return? [duplicate]

I was in labyrinthian and was disarmed, as I had never been disarmed before I just thought my Mehrunes Razor had been Unequipped I promptly pulled out chillrend and continued on to get the staff I was ...
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How do I move my family to Windhelm? [duplicate]

So I'm playing Skyrim, and I have a family in Whiterun. (Wife, and 2 children) I have a lot of items there. And I just bought a house in Windhelm. I tried to see if they would move. But there's no ...
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When you finish the mission Innocence Lost, how do you find Astrid?

After you finish the mission Innocence Lost, how do you find Astrid?
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Serana fighting Paarthurnax

I just completed the quest Alduin's Bane. Serana was my follower at the time. My problem is that during the fight with Alduin, Paarthurnax must have accidentally damaged Serana or vice versa, and now ...
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Gauldur legend quest

Where can I find the Gauldur Amulet Fragment for a stamina increase? I want to get the full amulet, but I lack the stamina fragment. Can someone tell me where I can find it?
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Serana is missing [duplicate]

I lost my follower, Serana, in Skyrim. She is missing. I've tried waiting three days, fast traveling, going to all my houses and Dawnguard, etc. She is still gone. She is still listed as my follower, ...
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What can I make using the atronach forge

I was walking through the midden a while back and saw the atronach forge and wanted to know what I can use it to make. I want to make some spell tomes and I heard I can make armour and daedra hearts. ...
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What is plate glitching and how I can use it?

What is the plate glitch in skyrim and what can I use it for? How and where can I use it? How can I use it to get through things as I have heard it can help me do so.
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Stuck on Dawnguard Quest Prophet

I'm doing the quest Prophet, but I'm stuck. After talking to the guards in Dragon Bridge, I went to the south of the bridge but there was no overturned carriage, just an arrow indicating where it ...
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How do bounties work in skyrim

I was playing Skyrim and going on a rampage for fun. I was watching my bounty go up and go down and that sparked the question of how do bounties work? If you kill someone and someone sees you, how ...