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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Skyrim: Which to choose? [on hold]

I want to play mage-thief style. I keep one-handed weapons for close combat but I have very low space for other stuff. Which of these weapons should I keep? Mace of Molag-Bal Dawnbreaker Ebony War ...
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How do I find an ore mine?

I have an urge to practice some smithing, but ore seems to be in short supply. How do I locate a mine? Will people be able to tell me where one is if I talk to the right ones? Are there certain ...
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Did i messed up the mission “Battle of Whiterun”and the “Season Unending”? [on hold]

So....i wanted to talk to Ulfric about the Greybeards Peace council.But i was told to deliver his axe to the jarl of whiterun instead (I joined the Stormcloaks).So i was like "Okay,I'll do it.But let ...
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Is there a map editor thats not a mod

I've played Skyrim on XBox a few times and I really enjoy the scenery. Skyrim, being a big puzzle on its own, has required me to look up a few things and I sometimes came across posts talking about a ...
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My follower's body turns grey

My follower's body has mismatched color. So, I used a different kind of companion mod. This error didn't happen in one companion mod, but happened in all companion body mod. I used CBBE body, and ...
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Steam Skyrim different languages on the same computer

I and my brother are playing Skyrim from the same computer (using Family Sharing). The problem is that I prefer to play in English but he needs a localized version. There is the localized version in ...
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Pg up//Pg dn not scrolling in Skyrim's Console Command panel?

It's always worked fine, but when I decided to play today it wasn't working.. How I discovered it:: I found my follower had 800+ Ebony Arrows on him, I don't play "OP", so when I was trying to take ...
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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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How do I get my saves back after using a character manager in skyrim

I started using character manager v2 today only to find out that it didn't work and deleted all my characters instead. Is there a way to get my characters back?
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Are Area Effects Like Flame Cloak Supposed to Harm Allies?

Mercer Frey is the worst thief and worst "follower" ever, but his behavior on the Speaking With Silence quest reminded me to ask about area effects. My preferred tactic when in tombs is to lure the ...
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Does “Summon Arniel's Shade” Level Conjuration Skill?

I've been using "Summon Arniel's Shade" a lot, usually right when I'm first aware of an enemy, often even to lure enemies out. But my conjuration skill doesn't seem to be leveling fast: it's at about ...
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Amazing Follower Tweaks and Meeko: No option to leave service!

So I've downloaded the "My home is your home" mod so that my chosen followers will stay at my house when I don't need them. Before this mod I did not check if Meeko could leave my service, so I'm ...
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Skyrim crashes my system when I open map

I came upon a very frustrating problem while trying to play Skyrim. Similar problems were discussed quite a lot (157 forum pages!), but I don't seem to find any solution to this. Problem itself: ...
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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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In the Misty Grove, I found the dinner table, but none of the commoners is Sanguine / Sam

Skyrim -- I have all the DLCs and updates. I had a task that said to go to Morvunskar, despite the fact that I've never been to Rorikstead. I randomly went to Morvunskar and got to the portal to ...
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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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Sky Reflection Linked to Camera Velocity (Glitch)

I thought maybe this was just me until I saw an unanswered post on the Bethesda - Skyrim forums: loose sky reflection. Note that this problem only shows up if you've modded Skyrim.ini to reflect the ...
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What mod added this little yellow icon to skyrims hud?

I have a lot of mods installed. One of them added a small yellow icon to the lower left hand side of my screen.It goes away while I am in menus but otherwise it is always there. I would love to know ...
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How can I kill Beitild without anyone seeing?

So I'm on the first part of the Dark Brotherhood questline, and I have to kill Beitild in Dawnstar. I've done it before on a previous character, but I can't for the life of me seem to get it to work ...
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I can't find Louis Letrush

So I beat off all the mercenaries in Black Briar lodge and rode away to safety on Frost with his lineage papers. I followed the quest marker to where I was supposed to meet Louis (a little north of ...
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Skyrim and followers [duplicate]

Ok so one day I was playing Skyrim I had a Khajiit follower along with a dog. I had them stay behind me and not fight because I was afraid that they would die. I walked in and the door closed behind ...
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Skyrim Dragons Running When Hurt?

Okay, I've gotten alright at fighting dragons from a hiding spot with a bow- but when I manage to get their health really low they fly off! Is this because I've maxed out my sneak and they can't find ...
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How do I tell if I have the Dawnguard DLC on Xbox 360?

I'm not sure if I do or do not have the Dawnguard DLC. A lot of people say you have to be in Skyrim to see if you do; is there way I can find out if I have Dawnguard?
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“No Steam config online” error when installing Skyrim on PC

I just bought Skyrim on PC and when I try to install it I have to update Steam. When I try, a pop up says "no Steam config online". What does that mean and how do I fix it?
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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't Dismiss Follower on Skyrim

Hi there everyone i seem to have a little problem as i play through the Dragonborn DLC from Skyrim... Recently i've run into a problem that's beginning to frustrate me...and that is that i have a ...
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Can I get better prices for items by trading with different people

I haven't upgraded barter much in Skyrim and I was wondering if that was the only way to get better prices for my loot or if nobles might spend more money for jewlerry or armour
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Shearpoint: Can I Still Fight the Dragon Priest?

I already defeated the dragon at Shearpoint, and I collected the bounty. But I didn't see a Dragon Priest, so can I not complete the Dragon Masks? Or does the Dragon Priest just show up on it's own?
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Resurrecting follower with items (items cannot be picked)

I'm playing the dawnguard DLC now and I've got the UFO (ultimate followers overhaul mod) and deadly dragons. I have 2 followers currently it's Serana and Faendal. Now I've equipped Faendal with a ...
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Dragonborn DLC is in a different language from the rest of the game

I have the Dragonborn DLC installed, but the characters voices all seem to be in Polish. Yet, the rest of my game is in English and I don't know why. How do I resolve this issue?
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Updated Skyrim, and Now I Can't Attack With Left Hand

I just installed an update to Skyrim, but now I want to get rid of it because I can no longer attack with my left hand at all. Because of this, I can't hit with bows, magic, or anything left-handed. ...
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Surviving and thriving as a low level thief?

I have created and played a few characters in Skyrim and have very much enjoyed all of them...until now. Recently I set out to roll a thief. However, I am finding that playing as a low level thief is ...
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How can I make my werewolf claws more effective?

So, I'm having a little bit of a dilema over here: I love the ability to turn into a werewolf and chase people down, but my claws don't seem to do much damage (especially compared to my 2 handed ...
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Skyrim exits when I try load a save game, How can I fix this?

Today when I tried to play the game, as soon as I clicked the Continue button, it said something along the lines of 'This save game relies on content that is no longer available. Some objects may not ...
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Dragon help in Skyrim. Can't escape

I was on my way to a temple to do a quest and of course a dragon shows up. I can't fight it since i am not skilled with arrows and my magic is very weak. (I only use it to heal mostly) I use the ...
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Skyrim: Where to get daedric weapons at level 40?

In Skyrim I really want to get a daedric weapon, but I am only level 40. Could someone please help me get one without smithing or using the Atronach Forge.
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How to get a good staff

I want to be able to find a strong staff to help me? Thanks and please share your ideas. I have tried searching dungeons and things but I have not found one strong enough. About 50-60 damage.
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Skyrim not loading

I have been playing Skyrim for some time now but now, every time I try to load any of my files it takes me to the loading screen, then freezes before the tip can even fade out! It's always the first ...
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How can I get Shadowmere back after riding another horse?

During one of the imperial attacks on a stormcloak fort, I accidentally picked up a new horse. This caused Shadowmere to disappear (he had wandered off during the fighting) and I've been unable to ...
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Is there a reliable, continuous source for dragon locations?

I'm trying to gather bones and scales to make armor for one character, and I've come to realize that there's never really any dragons around when you want them to be. Is there a reliable, continuous ...
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Solitude Guards do not respawn anymore

So I was bored and I tried to go assassin on all of the guards in Solitude and then one day, they didn't respawn anymore. I tried to spawn them via console but it doesn't do the trick they just stand ...
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How can I move my family to Lakeview Manor?

[PC] I decided to build a homestead, so I bought the land from the Jarl of Falkreath. I build the small house, west wing, and haven't finished the library. I have one adopted kid (Sophie) and a ...
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Is Steel Plate Armor better then Daedric Armor if I'm already close to the armor cap?

I'm currently using Steel Plate Armor (Legendary) with 191 AR and 38 weight. Crafting Daedric Armor (Legendary) would give me an additional 67 points of AR, but it has a weight of 50. I have about 500 ...
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How do I get Skyrim to redownload Dawnguard and the other DLC if I accidentally deleted it from the data files menu?

I've tried restarting many times and going on "View Downloadable Content" but I don't see an option to tell Skyrim to download it again.
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Skyrim (PC) How do you make citizens un hostile?

I'm doing a Dawnguard quest with Serana and it is very challenging (for me at least). I got very very frustrated and tried to kill her, but she is "important" so it didnt work. I used the command ...
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What would the best follower be for skyrim?

What would be the best follower a Mage like me could have? I have a level 72 nord mage and I play on master difficulty, and I need something that'll keep the random encounters in check. Something ...
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How do I trigger the “Staff of Magnus” quest?

I am playing Skyrim for PS3, and after completing a quest "Good Intentions" for the College of Winterhold, I was told about Mirrabelle Ervine could trigger the quest "Staff of Magnus". He talked about ...
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What is the difference between a Dremora summoned with the Conjuration spell and one summoned from the Sanguine Rose?

I have a character that is Level 37 and has 83 skill in Conjuration. I noticed that when I summon a Dremora with the Conjure Dremora Lord spell, the name of the summoned Dremora is 'Dremora Lord'. ...
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Breezehome name shows up as “Äîì òåïëûõ âåòîâ”

For some reason, it says that the Breezehome name is "Äîì òåïëûõ âåòîâ". There's other places too that has gotten weird names like that. How do I fix this issue?
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How do you choose the desired input before starting Skyrim?

I usually leave my USB joypad always connected to the PC, but Skyrim decides that it should be the main input, so I am enforced to disconnect it before start to play. Is there a setting that I can ...