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 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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Unselect completed quest

A completed quest in my journal is selected, as shown below: This causes new quests to not be selected immediately. How can I unselect it? Clicking on the quest title does not deselect it.
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Vampiric Khajiit thief with bow/unarmed? [closed]

A build I would like to try is a basically a Khajiit (25 unarmed base damage is the highest) thief with a bow for ranged combat and unarmed for up close. I read that doing the vampire quests from ...
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Are the locked containers in the Cisten Training Room safe?

I joined the Thieves' Guild, and completed the questline. I usually train my lockpicking at those containers in the training room and they have loot in it. You know in this image at the back behind my ...
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I would like to move my family to a new home but the speech option does not appear [duplicate]

I have built a new house near Dawnstar and I have all the requirements for asking my family to move but the speech option to ask them does not appear. What am I doing wrong? By the way, I don't know ...
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How can I move my adopted kids and my wife? [duplicate]

I don’t know how to move my adopted kids and my wife from Vindrel hall in Markarth to Lakeview Manor.
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Why can't I buy Breezehome?

I found the steward, but when I talked to him, it did not have the option to buy the house. Why is this? Do I have to do some sort of quest or something? I have already killed the bandit(s) but what ...
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Cannot deliver message to the Jarl of Whiterun

I have just joined the Imperial Legion, and General Tullius gave me a message to deliver to the Jarl. I have it in my inventory, and the quest marker is above the Jarl's head, however approaching him ...
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Can I get the Rings of Blood Magic when I joined the Dawnguard?

I finished the Dawnguard side of the quest, and now I'm wondering if I can still get the vampire power rings and amulets. Is that possible?
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In Skyrim, how do I move the console command list?

I've bee trying to get more options to show up for orcish armor. I just get orcish invaders. How do I move the list?
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Is there an order to playing Skyrim and the DLCs?

I want to start playing Skyrim for the first time but I'm a little confused. I'm not sure if activating any of the DLCs (Dawnguard, Dragonborn and Hearthfire) will affect the original storyline and ...
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What are the advantages/disadvantages of the Masque and the Axe?

When you do the quest a Deadra's Best Friend, you get 2 choices of getting the axe or the masque. What are the advantages and disadvantages of both items?
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Health is draining even after leaving the Soul Cairn

I did something that a lot of players did, and tried to go back to the Soul Cairn after turning back into a human. But I saw that it was draining my health, so I went to Serana and turned back into a ...
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What non-Thief skills benefit a Thief character?

This is my first playthrough and having experience with RPGs I want to play a "pure" build in my first playthough. It's gonna be a thief. I realize you can benefit (greatly in some cases) from some ...
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When being a werewolf, is there a way I can heal my self?

I completed the Companions Questline and I got a power to transform my self into a werewolf. One of the disadvantages is that you aren't able to use your inventory or cast spells. Because of that, the ...
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Is Solthsteim part of Morrowind or Skyrim?

According to both DLCs in Morrowind and Skyrim, you visit Solthstiem. In Morrowind the island looks like part of Skyrim because of it's snowy biomes and trees. In Skyrim it looks like part of ...
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guards wont stop killing me in skyrim and i need help? [duplicate]

If i go to markarth my bounty is over 1000. I have yet to do the forsworn mission, and I don't even know what I did to receive that bounty. Still the guards keep killing me even if I just stand there ...
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Skyrim: CTD on save after certain game progress

I have a bigger issue with my modded Skyrim: it seems to constantly crash on saving after reaching a certain progress in the game. This does not seem to be related to specific areas in the game, or to ...
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Skyrim: Sleeping Safely in Solsteim

In the Dragonborn DLC for Skyrim, you can travel to Solsteim. If you sleep in any of the beds in Solsteim before Miraak is defeated, you wake up near one of the All-Maker Stones, having been ...
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Why does the Blessing of talos have this effect?

I got a disease from killing some skeevers and I went to Whiterun to the Talos shrine. I activated which cured myself. I looked in active effects just to see a fortify shouting effect like this: ...
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How do I finish the escaped criminal quest in Skyrim?

I have the Xbox 360 and the escaped criminal quest for Skyrim moved to the finished part of the quest and I don't know how to fix it
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Save file in Skyrim corrupted and if I go to an old save file and if it works, when it saves I freeze

Alright so one morning I logged onto Skyrim and it was all dandy and fine but however when I saved my game froze. Then I got sick and tired of everytime I quick saved or just saved in general it would ...
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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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How do I transfer my Skyrim game to another computer? [duplicate]

So my computer's gettin' old and my folks are planning to get me another laptop for college. Since I'll never forget my current laptop and its content, how am I gonna transfer the files (specifically ...
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Gerdur is attacking me! How can I contine Before the Storm

I just went out of the Helgen Dungeons after siding with Ralof. I picked the warrior stone, which can increase my weapon and armor skills faster than normally. I went to Riverwood. Since I was ...
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How do I get the achievement “A new you.” in the Elder Scrolls 5 Skyrim?

When I was in the achievements looking for Skyrim's Dawnguard DLC achievements, I noticed there is an achievement called, "A new you" and the description is to change your face. It appears on the ...
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console commands help: can't progress in quest

I used the command: setstage mq105 200, which completes the greybeards quest, then I got the next quest, horn of jurgen windcaller quest, I did the same and now I can't progress, the only active quest ...
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Skyrim console command to set undiscovered location as discovered

Is there a console command in Skyrim Elder Scrolls V to set an undiscovered location as discovered so I can fast travel to it?
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What is the console command to skip quests?

I know you can skip a quest by using CompleteQuest but that doesn't work for me. It will go away from my quest tab but still be on the map, and I can't continue. Is there another way to skip a quest?...
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I lost my husband [closed]

So I lost my husband, I have looked for people having similar problems, but that didn't help. We lived in Whiterun first, then we moved to Riften, no problems in both cities. I left for a few ingame ...
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How to have Frea forgive me [duplicate]

While on a quest in Solstheim, I killed some wild animals. Some hunters arrived, and I kill them, like I normally do in the main Skyrim area. Apparently, this made Frea and all the Skaal mad, they ...
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Does my character's customization affect game play?

I have played over 100 hours of Skyrim. So far, I've only made two characters, a Nord woman and a male High Elf. I know that race definitely affects stats, but does their gender or size affect ...
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Why did the Thalmor decide that the Talos worship should be banned

When I learned about the Civil War in Skyrim, I learned, that the imperials and Stormcloaks are in war, I also found out about the Thalmor, who started the great War in Cyrodiil and forced the Empire ...
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is the restoration loop/glitch patched

I tried it and I can't get higher then 63%, does someone know? This is in skyrim with update 1.9 (I think), or at least the newest unofficial update (Version 1.9.32.0.8).
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I can't see underwater [duplicate]

I cannot see underwater in Skyrim. Every time I go underwater everything is completly blue. I recall being able to see underwater before when I began to play the game but now I can't
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Khajit dawnstar chest not working

I'm trying to do the Khajit dawnstar chest loop, but for the Dark Brotherhood's quest line I've killed two khajits of the trading caravan in dawnstar. Now they don't spawn in dawnstar anymore, but ...
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How to erase all crime fines in all provinces in Skyrim

I have tried the console: player.setcrimegold 0 with all of the ids, still the fine in windhelm is stuck on 9040! I can only make it higher. I tried it with -9040 and it didn't work.
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Skyrim - Disable Idle Follower Dialog

The various followers in Skyrim will frequent say things like "we've stopped, what is it?", "what did you need", etc. They speak these lines repetitively and will sometimes repeat the line within ...
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Skyrim shadow mare glitch [duplicate]

Shadow mare, my favorite horse and one of the best ones, has been lost and here's how it happened. I have all the dlc so I fast traveled to Castle Volkihar and when I came out shadow mare was there ...
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Extinction of the dwarves

I was playing some of the elder scrolls games like Morrowind and Skyrim when I found out about the dwarves. I wanted to explore their ruins and kill many of their robots. Then I found out later why I ...
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Skuldafn Glitch

So, I was in Skuldafn doing the main quest when you have to reach the portal to Sovengarde. I was exploring the ruins kill Draugr when I reached this area: You have to have the pillars in the right ...
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Unofficial Skyrim Patch: Wearing a hooded robe and a dragon priest mask at the same time

When I do not have the Unofficial Skyrim Patch installed, I can wear the Archmage's Robes and Morokei at the same time (which is not a bug/glitch, it's intentional). After installing the Unofficial ...
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Can't find or buy Spell Tome: Invisibility

I'm having troubles finding the invisibility spell tome at all. I have Illusion at level 90 and I went to the illusion trainer in the College of Winterhold and he wasn't selling it either. I have ...
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Skyrim Crashes at the Main Menu

When I start Skyrim on my Xbox 360, it loads and the Bethesda sign shows up. However, as soon as Press Start appears, the games crashes. The letter would turn into squares and part of the screen ...
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Can I get Shadowmere if I've abolished The Dark Brotherhood?

I know that Shadowmere is a quest reward from the Dark Brotherhood questline. However, since I took the other route, killed Astrid when she visited me and got the quest to destroy the Brotherhood, ...
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Should I join the Imperial legion, or join the Stormcloak Rebellion? And can I switch? [closed]

So, I found out in Skyrim that you get to join 2 sides, but not both, which are the Imperials and the Stormcloaks. The problem is, I don't know which side I want to join! I don't know which side has ...
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How to remove active effect in skyrim?

My character has an active effect 'Reanimation', which probably originates from a reanimated corpse that somehow vanished, seemingly due to a bug (the 'Reanimation' spell is probably from Skyrim ...
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As a stage 4 vampire, how can I feed without getting noticed?

I'm currently a stage 4 vampire in Skyrim. As soon as I try and sneak into a town to feed, I get spotted like a kilometer away, even with an invisibility potion. Nothing seems to work! I don't want to ...
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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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Slow waiting bug? (Xbox 360)

When I press A to wait it takes 30 seconds to actually start waiting. Is there any way to fix this?