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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Betraying the legion while organising peace talks

I distrust the Imperials (Legion) and want to join the Stormcloaks – always have. However, I (accidentally) completed the first quest of Joining the Legion (“Clear out Fort Hraggstad”). I then ...
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Weird POV glitch in Skyrim [duplicate]

So, I was playing Skyrim (with mods) and I have this character I tried some mods with, animation mods to be exact. Everything was all and well until I got stuck in 3rd person view, not like I can't go ...
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Mod Organizer says Skyrim files are unmanaged

I'm switching from the Nexus Mod Manager to the Mod Organizer to manage my Skyrim mods. I followed this set of videos to get acquainted with it: ...
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Skyrim, Lost to the Ages, missing lift

So I'm waiting for the lift to come up for Lost to the Ages. It finally does, but something is missing: the lift. Yes, I know this is an existing problem. And unfortunately I don't have any saves ...
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Can I completely avoid becoming a werewolf?

I do not want to have to become a werewolf, but seeing where it is necessary to continue on with the Companion quest lines, at least some of them. I was told to talk with Skjor, so it is on my ...
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Leveled up too quickly in Skyrim; Enemies now too difficult

I spent a lot of time exploring and doing side missions, and not really leveling my smithing or my enchanting, and now I'm a really high level. Almost any enemy can kill me and none of the items that ...
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Can't learn the third Word of Power from Wulfgar

I'm playing Skyrim on Xbox 360 with no DLC. I have completed all the main quests until the Horn of Jurgen Windcaller and before I completed it I messed around with the game doing side quests and ...
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Skyrim exploding bolts

How long does it take for them to re-supply. I've come back periodically and they been here I'm just trying to figure out so I can always come back and shorter time to stock up
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Is the light/heavy armor buff in enchanting worth using?

I've learned both increase heavy armor skill and light armor skill enchantments from breaking items, and I would like to know whether using them has a noticeable effect or not when enchanting a piece ...
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How do I get rid of corpses?

In Whiterun there are two dead bodies that never seem to despawn. They are the cultists from the start of the Dragonborn DLC. I know I could just move them out of sight, but I have some weird feeling ...
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Skyrim: The White Phial - Refilling Times?

I just completed & repaired the white phial, and I chose healing, and I tested it out but now the phial is "empty" and under miscellaneous. I have tried waiting but it won't refill. Do I need a ...
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Objective of skyrim game [closed]

Is there an end to the skyrim game? Because if I just talk to someone who walks by road he suddenly gives us a mission and keeps on going... Whether there is an end to the game or its an endless ...
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Vaermina quest in skyrim

During vaermina quest in skyrim I could either get 'skull of corruption' or make Erandur follow me.... Is there a way to make it both to get the deadric artifact also make Erandur follow me?
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Trapped in cave with no golden claw

I forgot to get the golden claw from arvel and as I continued, rocks fell behind me how do I get the golden claw
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Skyrim undead characters not moving at all

I recently got Skyrim with all of its addons on Steam and started a new game. Everything works perfectly except for undead characters such as Draugrs and Skeletons which are frozen in place and not ...
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Skyrim keyboard control reset

Accidentally changed the "esc" key to something else, now I cant get into the controls setting to change it back. How do I reset everything?
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Is there a command to restore Talos?

When you side with the Stormcloaks for the Civil War (and win), Talos gets re-instated in the Hall of the Divines and people are more accepting of Talos worship. Is there a way for someone who sided ...
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What is the armor movement penalty? [duplicate]

The UESP's Comparison [of Light Armor] to Heavy Armor states, among its advantages, "Lighter and less movement penalty." I practically never wear heavy armor, so I've only gathered how much it ...
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Is there a way to get this book in Helgen (without tcl)?

Below the crosshair. Links to high-res. album featuring three more glamour shots. The room is the first one you enter if you pick Hadvar and at the end of the passage whence the two ...
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What are X and Y relative to?

The getpos console command returns the x, y, or z coordinate of the target. Prefixing it with player. targets the player. E.g., the game may return: GetPos: X >> 2055.76 Unlike the getpos ...
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How does Imperial Luck work?

Imperials have a racial trait called Imperial Luck: "Anywhere gold coins might be found, Imperials always seem to find a few more." Most specifically, what is the maximum amount of gold that one can ...
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Who are essential and will not attack you (purposely)?

[Essential] means they cannot be killed [...] and when their health bar fully depletes, they will merely fall into a state of recovery for a short time [...]. ...
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Is there a way to reset between-level skill progression without going to jail?

Serving one's sentence, for crimes, results in loss of "progress towards one or more skill level advancements; the longer your sentence, the more skills so affected. The maximum sentence is seven ...
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Is there a way to permanently disable the orbiting idle camera?

If I don't do anything for too long, the camera will enter third-person view and circle me. It returns to my normal view once I interact with the game. Is there a way to permanently toggle this camera ...
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Is there a way to drop gold without the console or mods?

Individual gold pieces (A.K.A. Septims) can be found, coin purses can be found, gold can be found within containers, pickpocketed from living persons, and gold can be stored from the player into a ...
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Is there a way to instantly cool down Greater Powers in a place where I can't wait?

Each Greater Power can only be used once per game day. http://www.uesp.net/wiki/Skyrim:Powers#Greater_Powers Game time scale is 20 times faster than real time, so a day is 24 hours divided by 20 ...
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Is there a way to respec attributes?

I'm pretty sure there isn't a way-explicitly-offered-by-the-game to unset and reinvest health, stamina, and/or magicka advancements, but I'm also curious about exploits, console commands, and/or mods. ...
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Is there a way to move a stuck ragdoll/corpse (that can't be resurrected)?

Link to higher res.. This is Gunjar's corpse. I want to move it, but his head is stuck. I tried "moveto player", but it didn't work. I tried resurrecting him before doing that, but he's stone-dead. ...
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What happens to the skill's XP upon training?

I'm levelling up my skills via the (player.)"incPCS" console command (don't judge me) and noticed that the XP-progression-to-the-next-level of the skill seems to stay at the same ratio. So, it got me ...
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How to Kill Ebony Warrior as a Mage

I have a mage with archmage's robes and all except ice master-level destruction spells, and still failed to kill him quite a few times already, my lightning storm just can't kill him before I get ...
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Is there a way to speed up the game without physics getting wonky?

If one uses the "sgtm" (set global time multiplier) console command and sets the global time multiplier too high, resting objects will start to bounce, bounce around the room, and even stretch. ...
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Is there an actual two-weapons block animation?

I know of the mod adding the block animation when dual-wielding, but the block is actually done with a single weapon. I've tried seraching on the Nexus but had no luck. To rephrase: Is there an ...
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Can NPCs steal from your home in Skyrim?

I have the Skyrim Hearthfire DLC, and would like to know if bandit NPCs can steal from my house or not. Is this possible, and is there a way to prevent it?
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What happens if I read the Elder Scrolls over and over again?

I already know the interesting thing that happens when you read the Scroll on the highest of Skyrim's mountains, and I already know what happens when you read a Elder Scroll anywhere else. I also ...
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Is there a Skyrim command to check if a player knows a spell?

I am thinking about making a mod for Skyrim. One thing that this mod hinges on is checking if a player already knows a spell. I have been looking high and low for a script command, but have yet to ...
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What does it take to persuade people in Promises to Keep?

Promises to Keep: Help Louis Letrush get Frost from Sibbi Black-Briar. In this quest, there are multiple chances to persuade people (the guard and Sibbi, twice). How much Speech is required to ...
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How can I contract vampirism ASAP?

It seems that the earliest way to contract vampirism is via random event after escaping Helgen (at the beginning of the game). If so, is there a consistent way to do it? It is important to me that ...
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When do eclipses occur?

This site lists many Dawnguard add-on random encounters that occur "during an eclipse." Why do I want to know? I'm trying contract Sanguinare Vampiris ASAP. In an earlier play-through, I came upon ...
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Can you make a longer-lasting Fortify Destruction potion?

Is there a recipe that makes longer-lasting fortify destruction potions? I have been trying out different combinations for a while now, I have found some working combos on other fortify potions but ...
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Is there a way to level up only once when I have XP for more than one level-up?

A level-up only happens when you choose which stat to increase. Otherwise, you stay the same level. However, if more than one level-up is buffered, when you go to stat-up, you must level-up all at ...
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Is there a way to verify which Unusual Gems that I already have?

I have one less Unusual Gem than I expect and I don't want to go through the tedium of revisiting each location. http://www.uesp.net/wiki/Skyrim:No_Stone_Unturned#Finding_the_Gems lists each Unusual ...
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Is there a way to get the Reeking Cave Unusual Gem before the associated main quest?

I want to get Prowler's Profit early in the game and I've been ignoring the main quest-line. In fact, I'm still on the quest after Unbound. I'm running the latest patches (and unofficial ones), so the ...
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Bug prevention MQ Line and Civil War

If I took Whiterun, Vignar is the Jarl, I advise Ulfric that I took the city, but it automaticlly begins a quest, something to liberate another city, if I stop there and I do season unending, will it ...
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When is day-time for the purpose of vampirism('s Weakness to Sunlight)?

While outside during the day, health, magicka, and stamina are reduced, and the regeneration for each of these stats is reduced by 100%. The reduction increases with each stage of vampirism. ...
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Does Mother's/Father's Love apply to all potion effects or just healing?

If you have adopted a child and you sleep in the same house as your child, you will receive the Mother's Love or Father's Love bonus, which makes healing spells and potions more effective. ...
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Is there a way to find out if I trained other than by visiting a trainer?

How else can I determine if I trained at my current level? Knowing this will help me by telling me if I still need to capitalize on the option, minus the tedium of searching for a trainer.
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Is it more efficient to wait or is there an efficient distance to travel?

For the purposes of resetting NPCs and respawning items, it can take—at most—up to 30 days (720 hours) of in-game time. There is an option to wait and there is an option to fast travel. Each passes ...
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What headgear reduces prices the most?

I've learned about Blackguard's Hood: Prices are 25% better. Fortify Barter, 25 pts and Masque of Clavicus Vile: Prices are 20% better: Fortify Barter, 20 pts Fortify Persuasion, 10 pts ...
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What are the consequences of my choice between the two NPCs at the start?

In the beginning, stuff goes down and you must choose one of two NPCs. What are the differences between them in terms of how my choice-of-whom-I-pick will affect me?
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How is the Kolbjorn Barrow rune totems puzzle to-get-a-helmet supposed to be solved?

Links to higher resolution, original upload. In Kolbjorn Barrow, there is a portcullis through which can be seen a helmet atop a plinth. In front of this gate are two animal rune totems and a ...