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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Why did the dialogue in skyrim change languages?

I recently purchased and downloaded the DLC Hearthfire for my PS3 Skyrim game. I started playing it, everything was fine and everyone in the game spoke English to me... Until I clicked on them, asked ...
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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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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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How to disarm punch in skyrim?

What can I do to skyrim to allow my character a chance to disarm any opponent with unarmed fists? Can I do it with an enchanted ring or is there a mod that can incorporate this.
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Where is the master destruction spell at?

In skyrim i have 100 skill in the destruction school, so I went to does a destruction teacher in the College of Winterhold. She gave me a book that is suppose to lead me to the master destruction ...
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Where are the master illusion spell text?

In skyrim i have 100 skill in illusion and i went to the illusion master in the college of winterhold. He gave me a quest to find text books that have the information i need to get the master illusion ...
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Lydia moving to homestead?

Is it possible to have Lydia move into a homestead with you? I have checked the wiki, and it does not say if it is possible for her to move in with you there after you have married her. After i built ...
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Skyrim - How to remain neutral on Thirsk Mead Hall quest

Talking to either of these guys starts the corresponding quest lines which can, as it seems, only be removed from quest list by either slaughtering all reiklings, or all Nords. I really don't want to ...
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Does Steam save on discs?

I've been playing Skyrim via Steam Purchase, but I want to buy the whole Elder Scrolls Anthology for not only the Skyrim DLCs but for all the other games and their DLCs. Will the saves I have on the ...
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How can I avoid Elder Dragons? [duplicate]

I keep finding Elder Dragons just outside of Whiterun, but I'm only on level 27, just walking around discovering caves. Can you help?
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How can you be made blood kin by the orcs in Skyrim

I have been to every orc stronghold and can't seem to find a way to become blood kin. Their respect is not given freely.
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How do I punch faster?

I used to play Skyrim with Dual Flurry Mod, Dual Parrying Mod, and Fist Grandmaster Mod which allowed far better and practical unarmed combat. One problem that I encountered was the fast unarmed ...
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Skyrim - Amulet of Mara

I have found out that you buy the amulet from Maramal in the temple of Mara. I have bought it a few days ago and it had disapeared the next time I played. Now he wont sell it to me anymore. I thought ...
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How can I make my horse less aggressive?

Every time I encounter a wolf or a bandit, my horse insists on joining the fray. I would much prefer if the horse just stayed out of it unless attacked, and/or ran away (and came back later). Is ...
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Which questlines should I do without a follower?

I recently started a new game and am going the route of the mage. Before visiting High Hrothgar I decided I wanted to do the Winterhold questline to get some spells and levels under my belt. The ...
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How to install skyrim using wine?

I used the following commands from ...
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Why is the horned helmet representative of dragonborn?

You know the helmet I'm talking about. It has horns on it. It's famous. So this helmet is low quality armor. I've played through the game a couple of times and I'm not even sure I've seen it. But ...
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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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Skyrim Fortify Smithing Option does not appear

Im playing as a Khajit, and went around collecting all I need to create Fortify Smithing potions. However, when I try to create a potion, the Fortify Smithing Option does not appear. I've never ...
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Skyrim and draugr queries

As draugr have a purpose: to defend their dragon priest masters, why are they mostly found defending a tomb with no dragon priest in it? Apart from a draugr overlord boss battle at the end depending ...
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How to recruit people into the blades?

While playing Skyrim, I was confronted with 2 issues : I need to know how to recruit people to the blades (Also which ones are the best if any) Can the recruited blades help with the battle against ...
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Why are enemies so treacherous? [duplicate]

On many, many occasions in Skyrim, I fight an enemy and get them to low health. At this point, by far the most common thing they say is: No more! I yield! I yield! I have, of course, learned ...
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Why use iron for smithing rather than leather/ hide?

I have had this question for a long time . Why use iron for smithies rather than hide which is also very cost efficient. You get to fill petty/lesser gems when you hunt animals for hides to enchant. ...
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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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How do I build a child's bedroom?

I bought a plot of land in Morthal and am building a house there. I want my family to move in but I can't seem to build a bedroom for my child. How do I build a child's bedroom?
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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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I can't become a vampire lord

I am playing Skyrim for a really long time, and I am on level 72 I started Dawnguard DLC and I refused Harkon's Gift, but after finishing Dawnguard, a dialogue option appeared with Serana: "I Want ...
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Resurrect NPC without corpse

I've only recently noticed that the woman who runs Warmaiden's in Whiterun seemingly is missing. Possibly she was killed in the vampire attacks (having dawnguard and all). I do not see her body ...
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Can I re-marry?

Can you re-marry if your spouse is killed in battle? I tried wearing the Amulet of Mara again while around the house-carl Gregor from Dawnstar. So far it did not work. Any suggestions?
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Skyrim Legend Acheivment

In Skyrim the lLegend achievement is unlocked when you defeat a legendary dragon. I know I have to be at least level 70 in order to encounter one. Where should I go to find a legendary dragon?
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Will steam workshop download mods while playing a game?

I am installing a few big mods for skyrim, and I don't want to wait for them to finish. Can I start playing the game and expect them to still be downloaded, so that when I restart the game later on ...
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How to remove mod shouts Skyrim

I went into qasmoke room and learned the Dragon Aspect shouts from the button thingy and now I got bugs with black book quests...I've been searching the internet for a few hours now but I just can't ...
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Skyrim just doesn't want some NPCs to be killable

I've been trying to use the setessential command to mark NPCs as not essential (thus killable) but certain NPCs remain essential after using the command. These NPCs are: Jarl Balgruuf, Farengar ...
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Serana won't come out of the tomb\barrow

ok so I started the dawnguard DLC quest line and got to the point where you first find Serana and get her out of her box after you solve the puzzle but I can't get her to move out from there even ...
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Can't get a dog in Fort Dawnguard

I'm playing the Dawnguard DLC and i'm trying to get their dog but it says i already have a pet with me. I can get other people to follow me but not the dog. No mods. For xbox 360
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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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Scouts-Many-Marshes will not move to Breezehome

I just married him, and when I told him to move to Whiterun, he just stands in the same exact spot he was standing in when I told him to move. He'll only leave Riften if I tell him to move into his ...
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I've lost my DBI follower [duplicate]

So I had the female dark brotherhood initiat as my follower I told her to wait and now I've forgotten where she is. I've waited and I've slept I be done everything... But my question is; if I activate ...
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Which is the largest/longest cave in Skyrim?

I just read this essay that says there's a cave that takes over 7 hours to "thoroughly" explore. Which cave is the author referring to? There's at least one cave that takes upwards of seven hours ...
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How do I make Skyrim run smooth and stable with a high “uGridsToLoad” setting?

Is it possible to have a stable 'uGridsToLoad' setting at 11 or 13? If so, do you have any tips on what I can do to ensure that 'uGridsToLoad' runs as smooth as possible?
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How to get the Paralysis spell?

How do I get paralysis? I am a 100 Alteration. I've been searching for it,I have checked the Winterhold College and every single city that has a mage that sells spells.Is it a glitch?I've reloaded and ...
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How to get rid of bounty in skyrim? [duplicate]

Me, being new to Skyrim, accidentally punched someone and received a bounty of 40. Then, I said "I would rather die than go to jail" to a guard, not knowing this would make everyone hate me and attack ...
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Can I get Mehrunes' Razor after sparing Silus?

I saved Silus now I want the razor :P Because my character turned bad. I have PC so console commands would be cool :p
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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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Is the Runed Lexicon of any use or value after completing Discerning the Transmundane

I gave the runed lexicon to Septimus Signus, after Hermaeus Mora killed him I took back the runed lexicon. Is there any point or use for keeping this item, other than some slight sentimental value?
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Can I install a Steam game without having to use the internet?

So I finished building my computer and I got Steam on it by trying to install Skyrim. It gives me Steam but it says I have to have internet to continue. I'm pretty sure that I don't need online mode ...
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How can I fix Skyrim's bad shadows?

The standard blocky, scrolling shadows are unattractive and distracting. Several resources advocate INI changes, but with little or no explanation for what they do, and I haven't seen any change ...
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The Lost Expedition Skyrim

Does anyone know if there any secret passages inside Nchuand-Zel?
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Why is my character invisible?

I found this question: Why have I become invisible? None of the answers are working for me. That question is over two years old and has no selected answers, so I am considering it a dead question ...
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How can I murder with a No Crime morality follower without them turning against me?

I'm playing Skyrim on the PS3, and I have Uthgerd the Unbroken following me, who will attack me if I commit crimes against residents of Whiterun. Is there a way I can kill people without her attacking ...