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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What spells can not be found as loot in Skyrim?

Yes, I'm aware that spell books are rare loot and if you want them all, it is more useful to buy them. But I don't want to - it is a roleplaying thing. I'm not a mage anyway and don't have the maciga ...
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Where do I locate my Skyrim 'Saves' folder while using PlayOnLinux?

I need help in finding this Saves folder in Skyrim. I'm using PlayOnLinux (Wine, but made easier, I guess?) and have searched through every file I could find but I can't locate it.
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Every guard in Skyrim is after me [duplicate]

I can't get Skyrim guards to stop attacking me. I'm doing the Thieves Guild quest line and I'm just going into Markarth for the FIRST TIME, and the guards attack me immediately. All other guards in ...
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The game doesn't give me the choice to purchase a house [duplicate]

I finished the Blood On The Ice quest and I even collected the bounty for killing the dragon, but the steward isn't giving me the option to purchase hjerim in windhelm. WHAT DO I DO? I'm getting kind ...
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Is there any way to shout more often?

I'm a Dohvakiin. I can shout people to death, and it's awesome. I lament, however, that my voice can only shout every so often, usually requiring a cooldown of 30 seconds (or more!) before I can ...
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What can I do to fix my glitches? (Skyrim)

I have been playing Skyrim and the more I play the more glitchy my game is getting. I play on xbox 360. Note: I play 100% Vanilla with no DLC's Examples: Horses start climbing trees Dragons flying ...
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Can I loot other Dark Brotherhood Sanctuary doors?

In Skyrim I destroyed the Dark Brotherhood; can I get into the other sanctuary doors (without being in the Brotherhood) and loot them?
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Should I sell my Elder Scrolls?

I have completed the Dawguard quests and now the priest wants my Elder Scrolls. Should I sell them to him or are they of any use in the main quest ? I am up to recruiting for the Blades.
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What is the Black Soul Gem for?

How does a Black Soul Gem differ from any other soul gem? I have one with a grand soul in it, so clearly it can take Grand souls. And because soul gems can take souls that are smaller than the ...
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How do you get a crossbow?

I'm planning on buying Skyrim for the PS3. I want to get the best crossbow possible in the game but I don't know how. But also I would like any crossbow. If you only know how to get the normal one ...
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How can I steal items without being put in jail and keep the item?

Can I steal items without being put in jail and keep the item? What is the name of the skill for it?
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Why aren't armored huskies showing up after installation of Dawnguard?

In the Skyrim Dawnguard DLC expansion pack, there are supposed to be armored huskies and armored trolls as new companions, but when I look in the pen for the trolls and huskies, I only see the trolls. ...
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Will the Dawnguard attempt to kill me if I become a Vampire?

I have just completed the main Dawnguard Questline and have killed Harkon. I was considering turning into a vampire lord because Serana gives me the opportunity to become a vampire. Will the ...
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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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What can I do with Dragon Bones and Scales?

I've started slaying dragons (like all good Dohvakiin must), and with each beastie I down, I'm getting close to 200 lbs of loot, mostly in the form of Dragon Bones and Scales. These two items are high ...
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How do I escape from the mode of giving follower commands?

Game: The elder srolls V - Skyrim with all official patches Yesterday I asked my follower in the game to do something. I forgot how this happened, but finally I found I am not able to escape to the ...
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Skyrim Dawnguard DLC Gone

I bought the DLC over a year ago now and originally began playing it on one console and putting my saves in the cloud, I had only done about half the dawnguard quests. I later moved to a different ...
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How do you kill one of The Companions?

I was in The Companions house and Njada was very rude too me. It's OK to be rude in this kind of game, but I would really like to kill her. How do I do it, so that I won't have to kill the whole ...
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How can I cancel the quest to kill Paarthurnax?

When the blades ask you to kill Paarthurnax (the dragon or the leader of the Greybeards) where are they located so that I can cancel that mission and tell them that I don't want to kill him.
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Skyrim miscellaneous quests point to wrong part of map

I'm playing Skyrim on PC. I've completed the main storyline, and I'm trying to complete a lot of unfinished Miscellaneous quests. But for some reason, my quest tracking is not working properly. ...
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Soul trap does not work - black soul gem

Soul trap does not work. I have the soul trap spell and I cast it on the enemy (human). The enemy shimmers and I kill them within a few seconds, but there's no further effect and my black soul gem is ...
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paarthunax delima [duplicate]

After Dragonborn return from killing alduin. Delphine and esbuern won't listen to the Dragonborn. Without the death of paarthunax first. I option to not kill him. Ps3 format. Is there a way to get ...
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Is there a faster way to level Speech in Skyrim? [duplicate]

There used to be a way to level Speech quick by talking to Ungrien in Riften and using the Persuade option many times, but it was patched. Is there any faster way of boosting Speech? I'm at 67 on ...
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Nettlebane lost due to clipping bug

I just killed the hagraven at Orphan's Rock after a hairy fight. Now I can't loot Nettlebane because when she died she clipped through the ground and her body disappeared. Is there any solution to ...
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When do Steam Workshop mods download/sync?

I currently have poor internet for downloading games or anything large (i.e. around 150 KB/s maximum download rate). When I subscribed to a very large Skyrim mod (SMIM) via the Workshop, the mod ...
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How do you join the Thieves guild and how do you lose a bounty of over 80000 gold [duplicate]

How do you join the theives guild I find it tricky And how do I lose my bounty with out going to jail I don't have the gold to pay it it's over 80000
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Does leveling skills in Skyrim increase strength or do I need to buy the perks?

I am level 51 in one-handed combat. However, I still cannot kill Trolls, Giants and some "Bandit" leaders easily. Do I need to buy perks to increase my strength? Or leveling only will guarantee my ...
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When should I enchant with Muffle instead of Sneak?

I have a pair of unenchanted boots, assorted gems filled with souls of questionable origin, and a burning desire to go unnoticed (because I get a 30x bonus to sneak attacks I'm shy) I can either put ...
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Hearthfire bugs?

I'm playing Skyrim on PS3 and bought every property available in the hearthfire expansion. I have one fully decked out manor near Solitude and one south of DawnStar livable but according to General ...
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Can I copy my mod configurations from a save to another?

The mod configuration menu (or MCM) included in SkyUI is amazing, but it resets all mods back to default settings every time I start a new character. I have a lot of mods and I'm forced to spend maybe ...
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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 ...
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Can I complete Blood on Ice if I finished battle for windhelm

After taking over windhelm in the Battle for Windhelm, I finally talked to Wuunferth the Unliving. Now it says to patrol the streets, even though the whole place is burned down. I'm still sitting at ...
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Why can't I return the Golden Claw?

I cleared Bleak Falls Barrow, got the shout as well as the Dragonstone, and returned it to Farengar. However, I'm not getting an option to return the Claw to Lucan. Nor is the Dragon Rising quest ...
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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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Why are there no butterflies in my greenhouse?

This is my second save with Hearthfire, and with the greenhouse in two houses. I never had any issues with being able to produce and harvest glow bugs and butterflies. In the greenhouse at Lake ...
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How do I hire companions in Skyrim?

I was playing a sneak style character with companion and liked that, but in one battle with a dragon my companion died. Can I hire a new companion in Skyrim? If yes, then where to hire them?
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How do I fix the broken land around my Falkreath home?

The plot of land for my Falkreath house is broken. The drafting table and carpenter's workbench are buried and parts of my house are floating. How do I fix it? Edit: The land is broken around all 3 ...
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How many children can I adopt?

I am wondering how many children in total I can adopt at any given time. If the number is dependent on where our home is, then which home allows me the most?
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How can I get a dog in Skyrim?

Can someone please explain how I get a dog in Skyrim? I've looked in Riverwood but I can't figure out how to actually get the dog.
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Should I store things in corpses?

I was looking for a safe place to store my stuff, but I am nowhere near able to afford a house, and haven't located any of the "safe" locations. However, I remember killing Alvor in Riverwood a while ...
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Why did I have a random Frost Troll attack in town?

I was waiting in Dawnstar to allow the Khajiit merchant's gold to reset. When it stopped, half the town was dead and a random Frost Troll had appeared. Dawnstar no longer has a blacksmith, nor do the ...
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Does being a dark elf fully negate sun damage as a vampire lord

If I am a dark elf will I get no penalties from being in the sun, like, will my health stamina and magicka still regenerate?
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How to remove bounty completely using console commands?

I have created problems at many places in Skyrim thinking I would use bend will shout and now I want it to get cleared. The problem is I don't have saved games and set.playergoldcrime 0 is not ...
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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 determine my current bounty?

In Oblivion, one of the stats was your current bounty, which was a great way to double-check to make sure you weren't caught when stealing, etc. But Skyrim doesn't seem to have this. I've found one ...
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Can you cast a spell with a bow equipped?

In Oblivion I remember being able to cast spells while wielding a bow. Very useful for healing spells and night eyes. In Skyrim though either I'm missing something, or do I have to equip a single ...
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Where are all the Stones of Barenziah located? (No Stone Unturned)

I can't seem to find a few a of the Stones, so, is there a list available with the location of all the stones?
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What is the console command to advance the Werewolf skill?

As the title says, I am looking for an ability to add experience to the werewolf skill. I know that normally you can advance skill with the command player.advskill <skillname> <amount> ...
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Esbern won't talk to me about Dragon locations

First off, this is not Esbern not having a sound at all. He just responds with those generic greetings and speeches guards give you (even when you have a quest pointing you to talk to him). I have ...
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Erik the slayer disappeared

I hired Erik the slayer, gave him new armor and weapons and went to a nummer of locations Before he disappeared and i could not find him. I waited for 5 days, did not help. But then I found him in ...