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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In Skyrim does SetEssential on companions or anything mess up the game??

I want to set my companions as SetEssential with the console.. that way they cant die.. will anything bad happen if I do that??
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Certain areas cause a game crash

I have over 120 Hours in Skyrim on PC. I've completed the civil war (stormcloak) and the main quest. I'm now trying to complete the Dark Brotherhood, but anytime I go anywhere near Soltidue to do ...
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How can I complete the Blood on the Ice quest?

I had been playing through this quest and accused the court wizard of the murders in Windhelm. I went to see him in prison and he told me to look for the real killer at night. I ran frantically around ...
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Companion Inventory Glitch

I'm about 60 hours in now, and have been using the same companion for the majority of the time. I really would like to keep using this companion, but lately she's been getting... glitchy. It ...
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Does scaling apply if I don't level up?

I am currently saving my perk points until I meet the skill requirements for the perk I want. Let's say I am at level 16 and have enough XP to get to level 20. Are the enemies scaled as though I am ...
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Is there any way to leave Skuldafn without a re-load?

So, I'm starting to feel like I made the trip to Skuldafn woefully unprepared. I've managed to take down a fair number of the mobs that awaited me here, but I'm out of health pots and pushing the ...
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Why aren't the console commands “moveto” and “placeatme” working?

I'm not sure when did this happen, but all of sudden I cannot use the console command moveto and placeatme. I realized this when I'm trying to summon a dragon with player.placeatme EAFB4, it's just ...
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Is there a command to force kill move to always be on for Summoned creatures?

I want to have my creatures/followers always do a finishing kill move. Is there a console command or mod I can use to enable this?
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Is it safe to use the Abandoned Shack for storage? [duplicate]

Is it safe to leave things in the abandoned shack chest and dresser after you join the dark brotherhood?
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Can the player create Potions of Ultimate x?

Most player-created potions grant a finite amount of resource restoration. At higher levels, is there some way to create a "Potion of Ultimate x", such as those that can occasionally be found in the ...
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How do you bind a console command to a key?

I would like to bind pushactoraway 00000014 1 to a key on my keyboard. Can I create a batch file to do this?
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Why are some things invisible?

I've been playing Skyrim since it was released, and I've had a problem where certain graphical features are invisible to me. As far as I can tell, its a certain type of shader or particle effect that ...
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Is there a way to reverse looking up and down?

Hopefully self-explanatory, but I would find it much more natural to use right stick up to look down and right stick down to look up. Is there a way to achieve this in Skyrim on PS3? I couldn't see ...
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Can I swap left and right mouse buttons for combat only?

It annoys me no end that the LMB is for the right hand and the RMB is for the left hand. Is there a mod or console command to swap them for combat only (i.e. not for menus, dialog, etc)?
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Thieves Guild Special Job Bug

I completed enough thieves guild radiant quests to get a "special" job from Delvin. I talked to Delvin to get the special job, and there was nothing added to my quest log. Now every time I get near ...
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Do you gain more experience on higher difficulty levels?

I know that it takes more damage to kill enemies, but apart from that is there any more experience gained on the higher difficulty levels?
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I dismissed Jenassa, now I can't find her at the drunken huntsman where she asked to meet me. I want my 500 gold back! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I find my follower if and when they leave me? I paid Jenassa 500 gold and hired her as a companion. This was before I became the thane of Dragonsreach. I was ...
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Are there *really* no torches in all of Whiterun?

I am just flabbergasted about the fact that I can't for the life of me find a single torch in all of Whiterun. I've been around the town twice now looking for a torch for sale or on five-finger ...
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Does removing torches help my sneaking? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Does light affect sneaking? It is often possible to take torches from walls in a dungeon. And since light affect sneaking, does picking up torches help?
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What's the benefits of having a higher skill?

The idea is: Every time you level up in Conjuration, it decreases the cost of conjuration spells. Every time you level up in One-handed, you increase the damage you do with one handed weapons And ...
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Do lower-difficulty Lockpicking perks have any effect on higher-difficulty locks?

Do the Novice Locks/Apprentice Locks perks have any impact on higher locks? I'm wondering if I should put any perks into Lockpicking at all, as Quick Hands is the only iteresting one of all. But ...
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What happens if you kill too many bunnies in Skyrim

I noticed the other day they take stats on bunnies you've slain. Has anyone come across something strange when killing too many (like the mad cow thing in Diablo 2). Or does it help boost archery ...
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Problem with followers maxed on carrying capacity but not carrying that much

So I have a problem with Alea that I'm not sure how to get around. I currently have her outfitted in all glass armor, carrying an ebony axe and a dwarven bow of fire. She has about 160ish arrows ...
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Do follower spouses still make money on their shop if they are out with you?

I was considering getting Alea the huntress and use her to come out on adventures, but if the shop will close if she comes with me, do I need to find a better spouse?
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Is it possible to become a vampire because you consume vampire dust

Could it be possible that i became a vampire by consuming too much vampire dust? I was never hit by a vampire (sneaking thief bastard) but i contracted it after the morthal mission and consuming the ...
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Will Aela the Huntress ever use werewolf form in combat?

Ok, so I've never seen her wolf out except in the scripted underforge setting where you get the blood. Will she ever do it on her own in combat or is there any way to tell her how to do it? The bow ...
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Does picking Stormcloaks or the Imperial Legion in Skyrim cause a split in the main story? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does choosing Imperials or Stormcloaks affect me later in the game? Does joining either of these cause a split in the main story? Thus, consequently affect the ...
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Can't seem to achieve free destruction spells in Skyrim?

This is my apparel: Robes : 25% Destruction + 25% Conjuration spell reduction cost Ring: 25% Destruction + 25% Conjuration spell reduction cost Also, I've got the perk for "Cast Adept spells for ...
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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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Can you cure lycanthropy after the companions quest line? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Has anyone actually cured lycanthropy? I still have four of the glenmoril witches heads but nothing happens when I click on the Flame of the Harbringer.
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Helgen - guide disappeared

Apparently I've spent too much time exploring the dungeon etc in Helgen Keep and my guy, the one who kept telling me to follow him, has vanished. How do I find him again?
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How do you get to Northwatch Keep?

I am at Katla's farm (southwest of Solitude) and I need to get to Northwatch Keep for a quest. I clicked on the quest so it shows me which direction to go in and shows it on my map, but every time I ...
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Why, when I am on a quest, does the game not recognize the pertinent area which I've already cleared?

I strayed off course simply exploring, clearing tombs, caves, towers etc. without completing any quests, for quite some time. Now as I go back through to complete campaign quests they are listed as ...
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Skyrim Sound files Missing

I just got Skyrim bought off of the internet, but it's missing the sound files, or maybe they're just corrupted.Either way none of the voices or sounds work but I can see the chat animations. Anyone ...
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Gold Difference Pre-Pickpocket vs Post-Pickpocket

I am playing a stealthy thief. When I sneak up to someone, before killing them, I try to pick their pockets to level Pickpocketing. A lot of people when I browse their inventory have 3 or 7 Gold in ...
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Where did the “arrow in the knee” joke start?

I've heard the "arrow in the knee" joke pop up in a few discussions around here and elsewhere, mostly related to Skyrim. I'm aware that this is probably in reference to a generic quote said by many ...
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How do I know the level of a monster, creature, or human in Skyrim?

How do I know the level of a monster creature or human in Skyrim?
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Is it possible to get skyrim mods on xbox 360?

I'm looking for a mod that will stack multiple smaller souls to fill a larger soul gem. Is this possible on 360?
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Can you break through the level cap by going to jail? [duplicate]

In Oblivion I could gain what seemed to be infinite levels by going to jail to lower my skills and leveling them back up. I could repeat this process as many times as I could stand. By doing this you ...
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Do all merchants have replacements?

I'm aware that there are some merchants who will have successors take over their shops in the case of their death or other untimely circumstances which draw them away. Does this apply to all of them? ...
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Does resolving the civil war make areas inaccessible?

After taking over holds and towns with the legion or the stormcloak, can you still access the place, or your house in that area? Does it change anything with your house or the area? Can you still ...
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what sword has the highest base damage in skyrim? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a definitive 'Best Weapon' for each weapon type in Skyrim? I am about to make the Daedric sword in skyrim and I want to know if it is worth it. I have ...
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Is Vampirism Actually Useful for Stealthy Archers?

I am running my own Sneaky Archer using Conjuration to support myself. Yesterday I started to think about contracting vampirism, but I have some questions about it. Companion Questline Spoiler ...
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Why do I still have arrows stuck in my arm? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I remove arrows stuck in my body? Obviously, at some point I have had enemies fire arrows at me but now I am still running around with 2 arrows stuck in my ...
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What's the point of telling your Companion to sleep?

I found that I can order my companion (Lydia in my case, but guess it doesn't matter) to sleep by pointing at the bed while in "command mode". What is the point of this? Many of the other commands ...
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Vampire annoyance [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I cure Sanguinare Vampiris? I'm a Stage 4 Vampire and can't talk to the guy who can give me the cure I recently took on some vampires and was somehow ...
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How do I find traders to buy the loot I collect in Skyrim?

I have a lot of valuable loot that I collect in Skyrim. I have no need for most of it, and would like to sell it off, but it's hard to find a merchant that will buy all the random loot I've ...
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Why won't Enthir sell me anything?

I was playing through yesterday and managed to approach Enthir at the mage's College in Winterhold. He told me he could sell me hard to get items, and sure enough he did. I bought several Daedra ...
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How does the Destruction school fit into a “mage-assassin” build?

I've been doing some research about how to create a good "mage-assassin" build. I've found this post and this video, and they're pretty good, but I'm unclear on how to use Destruction spells in this ...
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Ustengrav Depths gates: can my follower follow?

This earlier question discusses how to get through the three gates in Ustengrav Depths. Unfortunately my follower can't run as fast as me and is trapped behind the gates. According to a couple of ...