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 I recover a Skyrim saved game from a condemned computer?

My computer is affected by a virus and so is Skyrim. Can I copy the saved game file, put it on a pendrive, and play Skyrim from the last saved point after formatting the whole computer? Will this ...
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I can't use dragon souls [closed]

I know how to unlock shouts but when I try to it says I don't have any dragon souls but I have 3 dragon souls
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No ivory claw found in folgunther [duplicate]

I entered and searched the ruins and all the bodies but i cant find the ivory claw anywhere i went through the entire cave system killed all the drauger and raded all the adventurers bodies but there ...
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Is the savefile from the regular Skyrim the same of the GOTY Edition?

I'm actually playing the regular TES: Skyrim on my Ps3, but i want to know if i could keep my save data if i buy the GOTY, more complete version. Edit: I already saw in other websites that the save ...
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How do I kill Esbern and Delphine with console commands?

I want to kill Esbern and Delphine. I've tried using console commands, but it won't work (setessential baseID 0...<0>). I've also tried clicking on them. I know how to press ~ - it shows up ...
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Why do Captain Aldis men attack me on sight?

I am not quite sure which quest or which action might have started this, but this is what happens right now: I enter Solitude (through the door at the foot of the cliff) and walk towards the slope ...
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Changing screen in Skyrim?

So I started Skyrim and I noticed that the screen doesn't fully fit on my TV. I can't find an option to change this though. I have it on Xbox 360 and is there a way to make it fit the screen ...
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How do you improve smithing really well without using the 'iron dagger' technique? [duplicate]

I want Daedric armour really quick. I am playing on the PS3.
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Canticle bark, or, unseen uses

I gathered the bark with no problem, but am confused about its purpose.other than causing the ancestor moths to swarm you(?) does the stuff serve any other function?
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New TV, Skyrim broke!

I recently bought a 50" 4k Phillips TV, just plugged the PS3 into it to play Skyrim, but now when I look around the screen turns funnily, as if when I moved the stick it was set to snap to a certain ...
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How can I get Serena to leave me alone?

I want to have a Steward, but I currently have Serena. If I ask her to leave she won't go. I tried the mission to get Auriel's Bow but I could not doing since I couldn't find the place. Since I was ...
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My game crashes only in select locations

So, in the last few days I've been revisiting Skyrim, one of my favorite games, and trying to do a serious RP playthrough of the game (no fast travel, open cities mod, taking a journal, etc.) ...
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Can I cure Vilkas even if he's my spouse? If yes, how?

I married Vilkas a few skyrim months ago, and just learned he could be cured of lycanthropy. How do I cure him as my spouse?
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Do I have to run SKSE to launch Skyrim every time?

I downloaded SKSE (Skyrim Script Extender) and started Skyrim the normal way but I got popups that SKSE was not working properly. I then ran SKSE and it worked properly. But the question is do I ...
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Karliah not moving to Ragged Flagon [duplicate]

I couldn't find Karliah in the Ragged Flagon so I went to Snow Veil Sanctum and she was stuck trying to open a door. When I opened it she didn't do anything and she's not coming to the Ragged Flagon. ...
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Companion's Insight not working

The Black Book ability, Companion's Insight doesn't work. I can still kill my companions with daggers and all. I heard area spells bypass this ability but nothing changes, they can be hurt anyways. ...
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Can I load an earlier save, complete quests & grab stuff, and then go back to my latest time?

I broke the Nightingale quest line, and was wondering if can I go back to an old save file, do what I need to do, then just load my latest save? Will I still have the stuff I got in the load file?
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Am I under leveled?

I'm on the quest, 'Elder Knowledge' and I'm level 13. I made my way through most of the dungeon but when I met with the Dwarven Centurion, I got my ass kicked every time I tried to fight it. Knowing ...
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Why can't I become Master of the Thieves Guild?

I did the 4 'special' quests (Imitation Amnesty, Silver Lining, Summerset Shadows, and The Dainty Sload) and even after that I did the Khajit quest thing that was given by Tonilia. I have the guild ...
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How can I set up insta-sneak-kill and insta-death?

I want to play a character where all my sneak bow attacks deal an insane amount of damage and I take an insane amount of damage from enemies. Currently my plan is to play on Legendary difficulty so ...
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How come some (but not all) of my items that I placed in a barrel gone?

I forgot about some of the things I stored in a container and now they are gone. The reason I am still asking is because I have tracked the specific item (Krosis) I am looking for in my saves. I ...
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Unable to dismiss followers

So I have two followers in my game, and for no reason at all they started glitching. When I press E on them, it has an option to tell them to follow me, no option to open inventory, and no option to ...
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How to get past a damaging floor in skyrim on the darkness rises quest?

To be plain I am stuck or I took a wrong turn somewhere. If I took a wrong turn please put me on the right path. If that is not the case than how do you get past the floor because I cannot go more ...
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How can I remove the stolen tag from items without using pickpocketing, killing people, or using fences? [duplicate]

I have a ton of stolen jewelry, and no way to sell it. What should I do?
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Dark/murky waters [duplicate]

Basically when I go underwater, the screen goes green or blue. I have tried the method to set watershadows or something to 0, but it negates the blood textures and makes the game look like a bloodless ...
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Nexus Mod Manager stopped working

When I was modding my Skyrim, I had a bluescreen. I then restarted my PC. My PC is working fine. And after that I opened my Nexus Mod Manager and it told me "Nexus Mod Manager stopped working." I ...
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Game data transfer and save

i recently put in a new hard drive in my PS3 and transferred all my saved game data onto the new one but it will not let me save while playing the transferred data. is there a fix to this?
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Follower lost custom equipment after wedding

I've had Illia as my follower since level 25-ish and she carries most of my rare equipment that I don't have room for. However, I recently married some random in the game and then continued about my ...
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Followers don't follow after I fast travel somewhere

I was doing the recruiting for the blades after recruiting a mercenary and someone else, then I got the final recruit and fast traveled to Sky Haven Temple but my follower wasn't there. Later I went ...
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Arcadia's Cauldron is locked

I made the mistake of leaving Arcadia's Cauldron during daylight hours when she was speaking to me, and she left too, to finish her dialog. Naturally, she locked the door in the process. After ...
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Wierd Bug with Shooting Arrows [duplicate]

This is NOT a question based on aiming problems, it is another intrinsic bug that I seek the solution to. Whenever I equip a bow and shoot (any type of arrow), even with a full charge, the arrow ...
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Are scimitars especially good weapons?

I'm level 11, and recently defeated a mob of assassin/posse Redguards who all had scimitars. I took one for my weapon collection. The game said it was worth half what a knife's worth. But I see it ...
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Quick weapon cycle [duplicate]

I was planning to try play Skyrim on the PC again. The first time I played, I find the menu system extremely annoying. Especially with regards to cycling/swapping through weapons. It seems to be a ...
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How do I reach the Arch-Mage?

I started the "Under Saarthal" quest a while ago but stopped because I couldn't find the Arch-Mage as the final part of that quest. Now I'm working on it again but no matter how many times I leave ...
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what is the fastest way to kill a troll in skyrim? [duplicate]

So in Skyrim going to one town near a river a regular troll is outside the entrance down the slope of the hill and you have to walk past him I ran using my whirlwind sprint you learn from the ...
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How do I acquire an immortal horse?

I have purchased a horse or two on Skyrim and I accidentally keep killing them with fall damage getting to my destination. I heard of a horse given by the Dark Brotherhood that does not die to fall ...
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Can I loot other Dark Brotherhood Sanctuary doors?

In Skyrim I destroyed the Dark Brotherhood; can I get into the other sanctuary doors (without being in the Brotherhood) and loot them?
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Weird problem with first person camera in Skyrim

Here is a video showing the problem. For some reason the first person mode is really messed up, aiming a bow in third person is also quite strange. I have tried a few first person enhancement mods ...
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Items appear to float mid-air

I have been playing Skyrim (Well, its my 4th year with it), and have noticed many times that some of the items in particular rooms are floating in mid-air. Like, when I enter The Palace of the Kings, ...
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What are the benefits of legendary skills?

I got pretty much all of my skills to level 100 on Skyrim, and now, I have the option to make them legendary. I searched on the wiki and found that this will reset my level to the initial value i.e. ...
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NPC Disappearance during Marriage Event

I asked Onmund (from the college of Winterhold), to marry me. He was my follower. We were in Riften, and he left me at midnight to go to the temple of Mara. I arrived at the temple an hour later, and ...
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I alt tabbed out of Skyrim and there's no way to tab back in [duplicate]

After spending an hour in character creation I needed to alt+tab. I then tried to tab back in as usual, and it just goes to a black screen. Tabbing again does nothing. How do I fix this?
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So my wife was killed, now what?

Long story short I married Lydia, she died in battle, and I resurrected her through console commands. Now speaking with her doesn't have the usual spouse dialogue, I also am not able to get normal ...
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Hearthfire bugs?

I'm playing Skyrim on PS3 and bought every property available in the hearthfire expansion. I have one fully decked out manor near Solitude and one south of DawnStar livable but according to General ...
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Skyrim's Legendary Skill [duplicate]

I noticed that if I set my level 100 Sneak skill to legendary, it will reset to level 15 and I could regain the perk points. My question is: Would I still have the effects from the perks of Sneak ...
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Skyrim missing follower [duplicate]

Ok... I had Vilkas follwing me and i did "the break of dawn" quest. after killing Malkoran, I went back outside, and he was nowhere to be seen. So to make sure that he wasn't dead, I tried to hire ...
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Soul trap does not work - black soul gem

Soul trap does not work. I have the soul trap spell and I cast it on the enemy (human). The enemy shimmers and I kill them within a few seconds, but there's no further effect and my black soul gem is ...
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If you take Markarth as a stormcloak, does your bounty from when it was imperial-held go away? [duplicate]

I just did the Eltry quest and ended up with the corrupt guards trying to take me in. I killed them as well as the other guards who tried to jail me when I walked out. I also killed the ones in the ...
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I need help renting a room in Riverwood but the lady is killing me

The lady that owns the Riverwood Hotel has been killing me and she is part of my quest so I can't kill her. I need to talk to her but I can't because she is killing me. What should I do?
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Maximum damage in a single hit

I used to play Skyrim (without any DLCs) so I don't know much about new stuff that have been added. I feel like playing again (with all DLCs this time), and I am wondering how I can achieve maximum ...