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Questions tagged [the-elder-scrolls-5-skyrim]

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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Is the Skyrim setav console command safe to use?

A strange bug with a certain mod has resulted in my character's magicka being magically 477 higher than it should be. I wish to set it back to normal, most likely with the setav command. Would this ...
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Where is Janessa?

After I did the mission to become a werewolf, I can not find janessa anywhere and I have left whiterun for a long time and came back to it, and I still can not find her in the bar, what do I do?
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Help with game shutting down/crashing [on hold]

Does anyone else have problems with the game shutting itself down due to “errors”? It’s a pain and I don’t know if there’s anything I can do to fix it, I’m sick of losing save points. Can anybody help?...
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Stuck with Romyln Dreth’s Silver Emerald Necklace

I took “Romlyn Dreth’s Silver Emerald Necklace” off a dead theif after the Riften Guard’s killed him. The game will not let me get rid of it, because it is a quest item. However, I can’t get him to ...
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How to recharge enchanted weapons with a PS4 controller?

I've been playing Skyrim with a PS4 controller plugged into my PC. It seems to mostly work, but with a few quirks. It appears to think I have an XBox controller plugged in instead, as all the button ...
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Complete the Civil War Questline Without Picking Sides?

Is it somehow magically possible to complete the civil war questline without picking sides? I just completed the main dragon questline and the civil war questline is on my sights, and I think both ...
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What are the few spell tomes that can only be found?

I’ve been playing for a while now and was wondering if there was any other spells not quest specific but spells that can only be found. Example: Bound Dagger and Equilibrium
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Thieves guild markarth special assignment

Have done 17 jobs in Markarth however I can't get the special assignment for Markarth. Have all the rest done want to finish thieves guild. On PS4 is this another bug?
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Skyrim un-saves when i unplug my xbox?

Whenever I unplug my xbox my saved games disappear and it makes me start over all the way to customizing my character what do I do ??
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Skyrim season unending [duplicate]

So I sit down and everybody but ulfric the jarl of whiterun and galmor stone-fist and arngeir won’t stop saying take your seat and I’m stitting down pls help me
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Can't progress in the “Season Unending” quest in Skyrim on Xbox360

I am trying to do the quest "Season Unending", but Arngeir doesn’t have the option I need to tell him, that I told both Ulfric and General Tullious that they will attend. I can’t even start the ...
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im out of dragon souls i need help please

Im out of dragon souls so I fought a dragon over water,and mirrack didn't show up,how ever I didn't get the soul,the dragons still intact! How can I get a dragonsouls without mirack (https://i.stack....
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How can I do the Fortify Restoration exploit correctly?

I got 100 enchanting, 5/5 enchanter, insightful enchanter, corpus enchanter and extra effect. As for my Alchemy, it's 50 Alchemy, 3/5 Alchemist, Physician and Benefactor. I tried so many times to do ...
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Skyrim do I need the Note from the dark brotherhood to join it [duplicate]

So I did innocence lost and Slept in an inn but it did not work what do I do?
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How can I upgrade my house in skyrim whiterun after I have already furnished it?

I have already furnished my house in Whiterun but want to make it better. Is there an option and if so how do I upgrade my house?
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How to clear a 2000+ bounty in the reach? [duplicate]

I have a 2130 bounty in the reach. A Bounty Hunter approached me and I paid him and then killed him. Now, every time I try to clear my debt outright, the game freezes. Is there any way to prevent this?...
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There's a giant outside my house how do i kill it? [duplicate]

I've encountered a giant outside lake view manor. I use my fade shout and run away but when I die I spawn back at lake view manor. And I'm sick of the giant outside. Also he can kill me in two hits, ...
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Can't move my character

I'm playing Skyrim 5 on Xbox 360. I can't move and my player can't turn. It also says talk to Razelan and only the Whirlwind Sprint can move me. How can I fix this?
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Faendal is dead and I can’t get a new follower [duplicate]

In Skyrim faendal died when he was following me and now I can’t get anyone else two follow me
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Is it possible to do a clean reinstall of Skyrim (non-Special Edition) via Steam with DLC?

I just updated my graphics driver and Skyrim won't start anymore. After disabling all mods, and manually deleting the EBN dll's, scripts, and folders, it gets as far as the company splash screen ...
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How can I get rid of a spouse in Skyrim? [duplicate]

I have been wondering this for awhile and I really want to get rid of my spouse because I have no use for a spouse right now.
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Can i still join The Dark Brotherhood?

I found the boy's home before I actually found the quest instead of doing the mission. will that still count? will I still be able to join The Dark Brotherhood or will I have to start over again and ...
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Find Fenrig (Skyrim)

For ‘The Book Of Love’ quest, I’m on the objective ‘Find Fenrig’ but, all my quest marker is pointing to is a giants camp. Any ways I could fight the giants (without dying) or is the quest location ...
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Skyrim adlevel cheat not working

I was playing skyrim and I was trying to level up my character by typing in the cheat, player.adlevel. Every time I did, it would just say, could not parse this line. Am I doing something wrong? Is ...
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The Four Horsemen Mod

So I started a new game and found all of them outside of Riverwood, I wasn't strong enough and ran away. Now that I am I can't find them can anyone help?
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Enchanting problem in skyrim i cant click finish even when ive followed the proper steps please help me

i want to enchant my elven gilded armor (flawless) with increased carrying capacity with a filled black soul gem but it wont let me finish it
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Why are the fighting me? Skyrim Special Edition-Xbox one [duplicate]

So I just got done killing a dragon with Farkas, So I go back to the companions, and they start fighting me! I did nothing wrong, and im very confused- is it a bug? It’s only two people. Farkas and ...
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How do I transfer a full Skyrim save from one XBox One to Another including Mods and CC content

I have Skyrim on an XBox One (original) and I just got an XBox One X. I have it set up with several Mods and some Creation Club content. I got the game and saves transferred but the Mods and ...
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Is there any way to restart the Diplomatic Immunity quest?

So I’m doing diplomatic immunity and stupid me didn’t give the guy my gear so now I’m stuck with no gear and only magic. Just wondering if there is any way to restart the quest or go back to previous ...
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Every time I die, the game (Skyrim) crashes

I’m playing Skyrim on the switch (with no mods) and all of a sudden it has this glitch that whenever I die the game crashes. I don’t know what to do, I’ve tried restarting, closing, etc. Nothing works....
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Is it possible to get the “Dragon rend” shout without killing Alduin?

I'm at the point where I can fight and beat Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim but I don't really want to finish the game yet
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I found all the daedric artifacts; but I am not getting the award

I found all the daedric artifacts; but I am not getting the award. Looked up the quests and everything is completed. Nothing left undone. So how do I get the award ?
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During Diplomatic Immunity my Sneak skill stopped being effective

This is an odd one. Up until the Thalmor Embassy, I was sneaking around happily, getting right up under peoples' noses, all the usual "Skyrim sneaking is broken as heck" stuff. Then, while I was in ...
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Why can't I adopt this child in Skyrim: Hearthfire?

I have a child's bed and chest, and I've tried a single bed, but for some reason the game just won't let me adopt the little girl on the streets I want. I've tried different ways and I have no idea ...
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Family view and Skyrim

I own Skyrim, now suddenly it won't load and tells me the game is not able to be played in family view. I have disabled family view in Steam, restarted but still no joy.
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how do you beat Alduin in Skyrim: Elder Scrolls V? [closed]

how do you beat Alduin in Skyrim: Elder Scrolls V?
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Can i still get the stone of Barenziah in astrid's room?

Can you still get the one in Astrid's room after you have completed the final dark brotherhood quest? because I have already completed it and i didn't notice a stone.
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In Skyrim, is there a way to not automatically skip the loading/tips screen, but require a button press?

I have an SSD, so the load screens last for a fraction of a second. I'd like to be able to read the hints and view the items displayed, and continue when something is pressed.
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Follower died, trying to recruit a new one, says I already have some help with me

I had the mage, Marcurio, as a follower and he died fighting gaurds in Markarth. I went to Windhelm and tried to hire Stenvar. He said I already had some help with me. Can anyone answer why I can't ...
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How do I fix the “you already have a follower” glitch?

I wanted to give my housecarl a new weapon so I dismissed my current follower (Jenasa) and quickly had my housecarl follow me. I gave her the weapon, Had her return home, and caught Jen as she was at ...
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Is it possible to pickpocket Ulfric Stormcloak or General Tullius?

I want to pickpocket everybody in Skyrim and I was wondering if it was possible to pickpocket these wonderful people.
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Cannot become Thane of Whiterun

After becoming Thane of Whiterun once through the Main Quest, this has to be redone when siding with the Stormcloaks in the War. The relevant quest is this one This Quest is not available to me. ...
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Limit to Black Star, Black Souls, Recharging enchanted weapon during civil war

I started the civil war thinking I'd level my enchanting pretty quickly by using a weapon enchanted with soul trap with the black star and constantly recharge the weapon after every kill. In theory ...
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Do I have the Skyrim DLCs?

I bought Skyrim a time ago, but only the main game. I do not see the DLCs to buy anymore. Do I have them? I went to the link mentioned here, but it doesn't show the DLCs.
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I am invisible on Skyrim without having cast spells or drank potions. Help ? Any thoughts or ideas?

Basically, I have the same situation as someone who I believe, was playing on pc. I have pressed camera on right toggle on my controller and nothing. I allowed someone to cast a spell on me at the ...
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“Speak to the jarl of Falkreath” still on my journal

I still have this quest on my journal and I can't seem to "finish" it. My character is already Thane of Falkreath and sided with the Stormcloacks during the Civil War. Truth is, I can't remember very ...
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The elder scrolls v thieves guild special jobs not working (ps4)

In my play through of the thieves guild i hav e finished the entire main missions for it and have completed many 'small' jobs from delvin and vex but nothing seems to activate the special jobs. i had ...
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How to exit the sightless pit in Skyrim?

I was at level 7 when I entered the bottomless pit by the time I reached the temple of xirb I hit 9. The falmer and his weird crustacean slaughter me in the temple; there's no way out of the pit (that ...
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Stuck in College of Winterhold

I'm doing "Find the Arch-Mage," but cannot exit the College of Winterhold. Every time I try to pass through a door marked "Exit to Skyrim," the game crashes. I enabled logging, but nothing is ...
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Skyrim follower - Ria [duplicate]

So I fell asleep during some quest, and had Ria as my follower. When I switched on today, she's nowhere to be found. Not my house, not in Jorrvaskr, and my load files date back too far and I'll lose ...