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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Can you steal something when someone isn't looking in Skyrim?

I will admit, I have 3 save files in Skyrim and play it all the time, but I have completely avoided stealing items. I'm currently contemplating on whether or not I should steal a book from the ...
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Skyrim: When Is Follower Level Determined

I've only just discovered, almost thirty levels in, that follower leveling works totally different from what I had assumed, and basically I have to reverse my follower strategy. I had assumed that, ...
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How can I stop certain skills from adding to the level up counter?

I would like to be able to stop smithing and alchemy from adding to my level, but I still want the skill in itself to level up. Preferably using tesvedit, I can't get uncapper to work
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Dwarven Mechanism stuck

I'm trying to get the Elder Scroll via Septimus Signus. I've fought through the entire dwarven ruins and killed everything, but now the Dwarven Mechanism is stuck. I went through my inventory and I'm ...
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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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Why can't I start “Under New Management?”

I finished "Blindsighted" for the Thieves Guild, and before doing "Darkness Returns" I powered through all of Vex and Delvin's side quests. I got all four merchants and special quests, however after ...
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When or where do Legendary dragons appear in the world?

I heard about these dragons on this site and was curious to know, when do legendary dragons appear in the world? Is there a step-by-step guide to getting them to appear?
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Which code/variable to look for to reset hearthfire Northwing extentions

I know that console command: sqv byohhousepale sqv byohhousefalkreath sqv byohhousehjaalmarch Will give me a ton of enable/disable stats ...
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What is the longest dagger in Skyrim?

Whether unique or smithable, what is the longest dagger in Skyrim? I know it does not effect the reach of the blade and I'm not picky on damage (it's a dagger, best case scenario 30x damage). It's ...
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Asus G751 with nVidia - Can't get any ENBs to work

I don't get this, I just bought an Asus G751 today with a GTX980m in it. And I've tried ENB addons for both Skyrim and Minecraft now. And none of them seems to be working. I don't get any error ...
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Where can I get trained in Speech?

I want to increase my speech skill in Skyrim so that I can sell any item to any merchant. Where can I find someone who will train me in the Speech skill?
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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 get Lydia out of my house?

Why has Lydia moved into my home? I bought Breezehome, furnished it, and moved into it with my new wife. I have not used Lydia as a follower for some gaming weeks now. However she has decided to ...
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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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How can I find a lost item?

I've lost Morekei, 100% magicka regen, and I have no idea how. I've been looping through all of the shopkeepers I might have somehow sold it to but no one seems to have it. I've got this game on PC. ...
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How to effectively level up a craft based character in Skyrim?

I am thinking of setting up a "craft based" character is Skyrim - with the challenge to use Smithing/ Enchanting/ Alchemy and Speech to build up wealth while avoiding the normal kill, loot and sell ...
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Dragon induced merger [on hold]

I was riding a dragon and my friend attacked me when I got of!why did he do that?he was the kajett caravan guy that sends you on the moon amulet mission.I really liked him but I had to kill him:(.
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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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Are there any blacksmiths or enchanters for hire?

My current character in Skyrim has got essentially zero Smithing and Enchanting skill. It would still be great to be able to upgrade or enchant items, or even create some items, like dragon armour. In ...
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How do I obtain the Nightingale Armor?

I have seen this armor in Skyrim around the internet, and I have no idea how to get it. I think it may have something to do with Thieves Guild, but I don't know any more. How do I get this armor?
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Fortify Destruction and Magicka Regen enchantment on armor

I am the only Dovahkiin in Skyrim (at least until Dragonborn DLC) and also a badass level 100 Destruction and Enchantment skill magi. Recently I've managed to reach level 100 in Smithing skill and ...
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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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Skyrim Sickness Comment [duplicate]

People I walk by in the game are always mentioning that I look "sick." Is that something they just say or is that a problem? If it's a problem, how can I fix it
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If I want to focus on magic, can I ignore weapons entirely?

I usually like playing mages, but in Skyrim you can choose to diversify between any number of combinations of weapons or spells. Is it a good idea to go all-out with just investing in magicka without ...
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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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Ring in labyrinthian that you can't pick up?

In labyrinthian, there is a pool of water with a skeleton and a chest in it. It has some ore as well if I remember correctly. Anyway, there is a large stone block in the corner of the pool with a ...
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How can I recover gear from my dead companion's missing 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 ...
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How can I prevent Skyrim from freezing at the load screen?

I recently got Skyrim Legendary Edition for the 360. I started up a new character and everything was going smoothly and I was having a grand old time for a week or so. Now the game keeps freezing on ...
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Was Cicero the Adoring Fan?

In TES Oblivion, after becoming the Grand Champion of the Arena, you meet an Adoring Fan. In TES Skyrim, inside of Cicero's Journal Volume 1, you find that he posed as a fan of the Arena in the ...
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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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Are there any advantages to using two daggers, as opposed to a dagger and sword?

I am using two daggers at the moment, however swords are significantly higher in damage. I can still get my 15x damage modifier on backstabs if I use my dagger. Is the attack speed significantly ...
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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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Where can you get the spell tome for Telekinesis?

I want to learn the spell but I don't know where to get the tome from.
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How do I find the Ebony Warrior?

How do I find the Ebony Warrior in Skyrim? I have been searching for him for ages, and a friend of mine said he met him at level 20 on the Skyrim Legendary Edition. I still don't know where he is, ...
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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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Why won't the Blood on the Ice quest start even though I have killed Nilsine?

I can't get Blood on the Ice to start, no matter what I try. I did kill Nilsine for Dark Brotherhood, and now people talk about murders but there is no dialog option with anyone for me to help. I ...
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Why aren't the dragons spawning?

I go to the dragon locations in Skyrim, but there are no dragons. I've looted the chest and learned the word, but there are no dragons to be seen. I'm playing on a 360.
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Are Dwemer constructs vulnerable to shock magic?

I explore Dwemer ruins for soul gems, so am interested in any vulnerabilities that spiders/spheres/centurions might have. In many games, "robot" enemies are vulnerable to shock; does that apply in ...
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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 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 avoid losing magicka so quickly while being attacked with lighting spells?

I currently have a level 14 mage character in Skyrim, but I am 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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How can I stop the Windows cursor from appearing over Skyrim?

I've seen tons of problems with Alt-Tab and the desktop cursor showing up. But my problem is that the desktop cursor shows up without ever tabbing out. It seems like it happens when I'm running ...
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Is there any way to fully clear a stormcloak/imperial camp?

Having completed the Civil War quest line for the imperials, it was mentioned in passing that I might meet Stormcloaks out in the wilderness and I should do my best to dispatch them. However, the two ...
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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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What happened to the East Empire Company?

In Elder Scrolls IV Oblivion the East Empire Trading Company is fully functional and basically dominates the market but by Skyrim 200 years later its has vastly diminished and i just wondered if there ...
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Why can't I return the Golden Claw to its owner?

I went through the entire Golden Claw dungeon and it was my understanding I'd have to fight some final bad. I went to where the runes seems to light up, in the final area, and didn't see anything of ...
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Does the level of my pickpocket skill determine how much gold I can steal?

During the Dawnguard quests, the trainer and smith Gunmar have 56,000 gold. My pickpocket level is average, but the displayed success rate is still at 0%. Does my pickpocket level determine how much ...
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Where can I find Gunmar in the Dawnguard quest “A New Order?”

In the Dawnguard quest A New Order, Sorine had a quest marker but Gunmar does not; I can't find him. How can I get access to the Vale and get Auriel's Bow without doing the quest? Could someone give ...
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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 ...