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 shoot my arrows far? [on hold]

I cannot shoot my arrows far for some reason and even when I fully pull back the string, the arrows fall at my feet, even using a Daedric Bow. I have tried to reset game and make a new bow but nothing ...
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Skyrim, Fallout 3 and New Vegas: major mouse issues

Alright, so for the last 2 days I've been trying to figure out how to solve this issue with Skyrim, Fallout 3, and New Vegas. When starting Skyrim, my mouse responds fine, but my windows cursor ...
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How can I remarry after resetting Dawnguard DLC?

I reset my Dawnguard DLC. I've played Dawnguard against vampires and when I was finished with the main quest, I downloaded the Serana marriage mod from nexus and married her, but I decided on give ...
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Attacked in Markarth, Skyrim

When I enter Markarth Keep and get to the first set of stairs towards the King all the guards become hostile and start attacking me. Nothing happens until I reach this point, not even if I drag my ...
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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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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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Companion died, and there's no body

I had Faendal as a follower, and I had armor on him that is not replaceable, so what does he do? He goes and dies. I don't really want him as a follower anymore, but I did the whole player.moveto (id) ...
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How do I rejoin the College of Winterhold if Ancano is hostile?

Whenever I walk into Winterhold, Ancano attacks me, and he's not supposed to. How do I resolve this problem? Because it's making all of Skyrim attack me and I can't do anything anymore. I've watched ...
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How can I acquire Daedric weapons In Skyrim without a high smithing skill? [duplicate]

I'm trying to collect 1 of every weapon in skyrim and right now I'm focusing on Daedric weapons, but since I don't have a high smithing skill (I don't consider it to be an important skill) I'm not ...
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Is an assassin ineffective without improved weapons?

I'm planning to make an assassin and won't improve my armor since I don't intend to get attacked. I roleplay a Khajiit assassin that doesn't know anything about smithing, so I don't want to smith at ...
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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 you buy Daedric / Dragon Bone armour?

Is it possible to buy these armours or is smithing the only way to get them?
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Can't start “Glory Of The Dead”

The characters (The Huntress lady and such) are just standing around the dead silver hand after I've returned from collecting the witches' heads for Kodlak. The remaining Companions that are outside ...
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What can I do if Shadowmere died and I don't know where?

What if Shadowmere died and I forget where he died at? Is there a way to easily find him? I have tried to find out where he died several times but I have come up short in nothing but a couple of ...
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Skyrim Bug Please Help [on hold]

I am on the quests Liberation of Skyrim, Season Unending, and The Fallen and cannot move to the next stage in either one of them. Someone please help!
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Why can't I get Rested or Well Rested?

I sleep in rented beds and my bed in Jorrvaskr (with the Companions) and no matter how long I sleep I don't get the notification that I'm rested or well rested anymore. I've looked at my active ...
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Does the vampire skill Poison Talons work when you're not in vampire lord form?

Does the Poison Talons skill in Skyrim work when you're not in vampire lord form? Does the skill still work if you're cured of vampirism?
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Weird golden moths flitting around my head in Skyrim Dragonborn

I noticed this after doing about 4 of the Hermaeus Mora quests involving books, where you get to choose a perk at the end. My character has a cloud of golden particles flitting around the head like ...
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How exactly does lycanthropy work? Does it mix with vampirism?

Related to this question. Specifically, I want to know if these possibilities exist: Can I become a werepire(vampwolf?), i.e. both vampire and werewolf at the same time. Can you infect other NPCs ...
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How to get followers to respond to orders?

Whenever I get followers I can't get them to do anything. When I talk to them and get them to do something like search a corpse or wait here, they won't do it. They just stand there. This makes it so ...
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How do I avoid losing magicka so quickly?

Hi I currently have a lvl 14 Mage character in Skyrim. But am still unable to defeat other magic using enemies when they use Sparks even when I am dual-casting Lightning Bolt at them! My Magicka is ...
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Annoying glitch that won't let me finish the “Discerning the Transmundane” quest

On the quest where you get the Oghma Infinium book, I encountered a glitch that won't let me finish it, after transcribing the damn thing and returning the Lexicon to Septimus I was expecting the ...
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SetObjectiveCompleted not working while completing the “Blood on the Ice” quest

I completed the "Blood On The Ice" quest quite a while back and remember having a problem with the "Get assistance from Jorleif" part of the quest. I completed the quest, but looking in the journal ...
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Killed everyone for Boethiah's Calling, unable to continue the quest

I have killed 9 people on the boethia quest, and I've killed all the cultist. Now, having no one left to kill, boethia still will not appear, talk about frustrating, what do I need to do now? I'm ...
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How to fix the light beam in the Oculory

Apart from the occasional invisible spider web I didn't run into severe graphic glitches, but now I'm trying to focus the light beam in the Oculory - but... which light beam? This is how it looks for ...
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How do I build up a stealth-mage early in Skyrim? [closed]

I have just started out out playing a a High Elf stealth-mage in Skyrim and am wondering how to build up my character. I will definitely need Stealth and Illusion so I should should start sneaking ...
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How can I fix NPCs who seem to freeze up when interacting with them?

I'm trying to finish the dragonborn quest and the NPCs freeze when I try talking to them. They just make me get stuck in the asking question menu. Is this a known bug? How can i fix this?
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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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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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How do I get out of third person view?

So, I've finally obtained the Werewolf form. After returning out of the form, fully naked... I seem to be stuck in third person view! How can I fix this? Scrolling or pressing F does not work. I ...
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Is there a way to know if a NPC will respawn by its ID?

Being a vampire encouraged me to just slay whatever just to feed. I'm a bit wary though, because I wouldn't want to kill an NPC, having it not respawn and render a quest or whatever unavailable, and ...
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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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Skyrim crashes on start. Do I need a new sound card?

In my computer I have both a Sound Blaster Live! 5.1 SB0220 card and a Realtek ALC850 chipset on an MSI K9N4 nForce 500 motherboard. My game crashes on launch, just after the Bethesda logo fades. I've ...
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Do stronger Conjuration spells make weaker bodies stronger?

I've noticed you can summon weak creatures like elk and wolves with any level of Conjuration Reanimation spell, and was thinking to myself "Surely, if it cost that much magika to cast revenant than ...
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In-game sound gone after playing a while

After starting the game and playing for a while, suddenly the screen flicked, there's another white cursor, and THE SOUND IS GONE, all of it. There seems to be a lot of factors that caused this to ...
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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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Fastest ways to level multiple skills in Skyrim

I am really wondering on just the fastest ways to level up the skills (Conjuration, Destruction, Smithing, Enchanting, etc). So instead of asking about a single skill I was wondering if we could all ...
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Where can I find mage related questlines?

I'm level 17 mage and have completed Winterhold main quest since a while ago. Where can I find other mage or magic related questlines?
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How do I restore the movement animation in Skyrim?

I recently installed some mods for Skyrim, but I have screwed up somewhere, and now, I have no walking or running animation. The characters are standing straight with their hands out to the side. I ...
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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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How do I defeat Dragon Priest Nahkriin?

I've been flown to a temple to kill Alduin but I'm not strong enough to get past Dragon Priest Nahkriin. He's killed me over and over in 2 shots that come faster than I can deal with and so I'm fairly ...
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Why does my framerate slowly decay while playing Skyrim?

This is a new issue that popped up recently and I have no idea what brought it on. As I play Skyrim, my FPS will slowly degrade over 15 minutes or so to unplayable levels, but only in certain areas, ...
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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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How do I find my frame rate (in FPS) in Skyrim?

Really this goes for any game, but for my current needs, how do I measure my Frames per Second in Skyrim? If possible I would like to avoid installing any additional software.
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How can I continue the quest in Bearclaw cave?

I'm supposed to get the key from Bearclaw cave. I can see the quest marker on the floor, but there's no damn key anywhere to be found around it. I tried looking for the quest ID so I could reset it, ...
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How do I get the Invisible Exploding Fireball Arrows through console commands?

I was reading the UESP wiki's "Skyrim Glitches" article, when I came upon this gem: Invisible Exploding Fireball Arrows These can only be acquired while on the quest Rise in the East, but ...
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Is there a way to overcome the bug in “A New Source of Stalhrim” in PS3?

I can't start the quest "A New Source of Stalhrim" by talking to Deor Woodcutter (instead of giving me the quest he just says general things). The Unnoficial Elder Scroll Pages states that it's a bug ...
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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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Glitch: Can't become vampire lord

I let Serana back to her home, and after proceeding through the conversation, I chose to become a vampire lord, and once I made the choice, Harkon bit me, but rather than becoming a vampire lord, I ...