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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Objective of skyrim game

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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How can I access the location of Shalidor's writings in Wolfskull Cave?

I've researched bugs on this quest and have not resolved the inability to access the location of Shalidor's writings when directed to Wolfskull Cave. I had completed the "The Man Who Cried Wolf" ...
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Does the crossbow from the Dawnguard expansion get your archery level up?

I have seen that you can get a crossbow in Dawnguard. Does using this increase your archery skill?
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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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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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Is there a way to keep or steal back the jagged crown

In Skyrim after you give the jagged crown to Ulfric is there a way to get it back, Or where does he keep it so you can steal it
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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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Help reinstalling Skyrim on a different computer

I bought Skyrim and originally installed it on my sisters computer because mine was not present. I now have my computer back and I have been trying to install it again on this pc, but when I type in ...
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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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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 drop items in a specific location?

I planned on dropping some gems for my treasure hoard in an open box that used to hold ingredients and is not activatable; however, they didn't drop into the box. Instead, they dropped all around me. ...
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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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Falion won't help me cure my vampirism

Trying to cure my vampirism, after loading a save AGES ago, and doing the quest to cure it. I get to Falions house, and it's locked. (These events in this paragraph happened the first time) I tried ...
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Can I get back my saved data?

I have got really far in my second profile in skyrim, level 41. It took a long time to get back to that level, because I had got a game-breaking bug on my last profile and I erased it by accident as ...
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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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Are there any drawbacks to mixing my armor?

I am wondering if it is okay to mix armors in the game? I mainly use heavy with a hood instead of a helmet but when doing Dark brotherhood missions I like to wear the light armor from them. Is that ...
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missing spell effect on hand leads to crash

The spell effect goes missing from time to time. It is missing in 1st and 3rd person. It seems to happen with any spell. When this happens, I know the game will crash but only if: I have no hands ...
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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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Summon trapped souls [on hold]

Is there a MOD that you could catch any soul and later summon them at any time? There are conjuring spells that you could summon, for example, a wolf for a fox, but I'm looking for more options. I ...
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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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Not recognized as vampire

My character seems to reset each time I change to a vampire lord and back again. I am still considered a vampire by everyone in the game except for Lord Harkon and his court. The only physical change ...
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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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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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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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Should I get Azura's star or Black star? [duplicate]

I was doing The Black Star quest in Skyrim, And I did not know if I should get The black star or Azura's star. I have already killed most of the npc's in Skyrim..... So I do not know... Sorry if bad ...
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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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custom destination icon [on hold]

My boyfriend and I are in a disagreement on the color of the custom destination icon. We have a bet going so money is riding on this. Please somebody tell us. Is it light blue or white? Thank you very ...
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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 ...
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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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How can I make the latest version of skyrim work with my 3 monitors?

I have been looking into how I can make Skyrim support my 3 monitors in nVidia surround mode. Though I have hit a snag. I was able to find many people talking about how there are fixes that work. ...
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Is it safe to carry lots of gold around?

Is there any need to store gold in chests in my home(s)? Can I be pickpocketed by NPCs in the game or otherwise unexpectedly lose gold or items from my inventory? Or can I safely carry all my gold ...
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Is it possible to become the Thane of both Imperial and Stormcloak controlled holds?

I understand that there is the possibility of the Stormcloaks capturing a hold, or city, such as Whiterun. Is it possible to be both the Thane of a Imperial controlled hold and a Stormcloak Hold, if ...
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Why does the damage value for my weapon change?

Why does the damage weapon value keep changing in Skyrim? First I look into my inventory at my elven sword and see 106, then when I closed the inventory menu and reopened it again my elven sword is at ...
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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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Exactly when do I level up in sneak?

I'd like to grind my sneak in Skyrim. Exactly how does the game decide when I level up in sneak? What are the precise conditions or logic the game uses in making this determination? EDIT: I ...
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How do I bring back Talos? [closed]

During Skyrim's Civil War, I sided with the Empire because I thought that the Stormcloaks were just racist pigs. I also liked the Empire sided Jarls and didn't want them to go. However, through the ...
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Where is a good place to find dragons to kill?

I need some dragon souls for my shouts but I have no idea where to start looking for one.
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My housecarls won't stay dressed!

So, I was interested in seeing if I could get Iona to wear some more common clothes around the house. I pretty much just leave her there most of the time anyway, so there's no point in her being ...
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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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How do I cleanse the focal points?

"Cleanse the focal points for magical energies around the College." I was given this miscellaneous objective ("Out of Balance") by Drevis Neloren in the College of Winterhold. I'm at the central well, ...
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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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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 the movement speed effects of walking & running with or without weapon drawn and heavy or light or no armor?

In The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim what are the various factors affecting movement speed? And to what degree? Note: Without cheating. And I'm on the Xbox 360, so no hacking. Various factors I can ...
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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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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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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 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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Will Sabre Cat ever respawn for Aela's quest?

I have been completing Aela's quests having completed the main Companion questline in order to obtain the Totems of Hircine. She gave me the Animal Extermination task of clearing Greenspring Hollow ...