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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 it worth it to gear up your followers? [on hold]

So, I've had Lydia as a follower for a while now and she's doing just fine. However, being the compulsive hoarder that I am, I cannot cannot leave a dungeon even with one enchanted item not being ...
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Cannot purchase property in Windhelm [duplicate]

I’ve completed the Stormcloak storyline and completed blood on the ice without any problems. I have also helped the people of eastmarch five times. The option is there to purchase a house from the ...
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Can you get a crossbow in Skyrim with the console? [duplicate]

Is it possible to get a crossbow in Skyrim with the console? If so, what's the best one?
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Is there a way to trigger a random event in Skyrim using console commands?

Is there a way to trigger a random event in Skyrim using console commands? I want to trigger the random encounter "The Drunken Dare". https://elderscrolls.fandom.com/wiki/Random_Encounters_(Skyrim) ...
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I can't find Karliah after the quest 'Hard Answers' in Skyrim [duplicate]

I'm playing Skyrim on the Nintendo Switch and I just finished the thieves guild quest "Hard Answers" and I can't find Karliah anywhere. I've checked all over the Ragged Flagon and all of Snow Veil, ...
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Glitched main menu and freeze on new game

I just got Skyrim for the Xbox 360 but it won't work, and I can't afford a HDD so I use a USB. When I select 'Play' the main menu is purple. When I select 'New game' the game freezes. What can I do to ...
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Skyrim follower/ spouse help [duplicate]

So I married vilkas and at our lakeshore manor I asked him to follow me while inside the house, I then left the house and he was not following me, I fast traveled to Riften and still not following me ...
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Is there any other place than The Chill in Skyrim with unsummoned atronach?

I am making an atronach replacer for Skyrim and I need to test whether my mod replaces all atronach summoned by another NPC or unsummoned (already placed as a monster in the map). Is there any other ...
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Farkas is acting like a guard but lacking their dialogue choices

This may be a bit confusing, but I joined the Companions and married Farkas, then joined the Dark Brotherhood. I just finished doing the majority of the Dark Brotherhood missions, and decide to go ...
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Normally Good FPS Skyrim all of a sudden has terrible FPS

So I've been playing Skyrim: Special Edition on Steam for a while, and I have not downloaded any mods. I log off the game after an ancient dragon fight. When I get back on a couple hours later, I have ...
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How can I level quickly in Skryim to the point that I can get a daedric sword? [duplicate]

I just really want to know if there's a fast way to level as I really want a daedric sword. Note that I don't have Dawngaurd but I do have Hearthfire and Dragonborn.
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Skryim crashes on startup

So when I start skyrim, it loads up to the point of the actual world being there for a split second, then the game closes. I can see my weapon, the room I'm in, and everything else that would be there ...
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Will my skills improve when I make them Legendary? [duplicate]

Will my skills become stronger when I make them Legendary?
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Is it impossible to have a Skyrim Treasure room?

On Xbox One with Skyrim Special Edition Digital download with no mods ever used. I have played for around 1,500 hours on 2 playthroughs. I have a dream of a glinting gleaming treasure room. My recent ...
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How to remove EXP progress for levels?

Currently, all the posts I've seen are about specifically de-leveling skills, however, in my case, I want to delevel my actual character, along with the total experience accrued. The issue is that I'...
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Accruing bounty in a hold different from the one I'm currently in

In Skyrim, I accidentally get caught stealing things, and it keeps saying it adds bounty to Raven Rock although I'm in Riften. How is this possible?
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Heart consumption notification while I'm not a Werewolf

At random times during gameplay (mostly after killing someone), I will get the notification saying that I just consumed a heart and that it contributed to my next Werewolf Point. Eventually it said ...
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Is there a place to store horses?

Since I had not known killed horses were able to respawn, I had bought another, and now I need to store both, what to do?
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The mask Morokei glitched off my companion

My companion had the mask equipped and when he joined the blades, he changed his outfit. So I looked at his inventory to take the mask back, but he didn't have it anymore. I tried everything, but I ...
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Lost my follower in Gray-Mane house [duplicate]

I told my follower to wait while I stole the evidence from battle born and I failed so they chased me to clan gray mane house where she was fighting avulstein and I surrendered and went to prison and ...
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How do we ensure that Skyrim SE doesn't update so we don't have to reinstall SKSE?

I bought Skyrim SE a month ago, and installed the Skyrim Script Extender (SKSE) to play with certain mods, but noticed that the game gets updated and breaks my SKSE installation. Is there any way to ...
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What is the name of the glacial cave containing two frost atronachs, and how do we teleport to that location?

I remember there's a cave in the North of Skyrim on a small island if I am not mistaken and there are two frost atronachs that are not summoned by anyone and you must fight them. I think it's part of ...
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Why does NMM tell my that Skyrim is newer than SKSE64 supports? [closed]

I have tried going to skse.silverlock.org and installing the newest version but it still says the same thing. I have waited several months in case the newest version hasn't came out yet but it still ...
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Is it possible to use the Skyrim legendary Edition add-on installer without installing the update on Xbox 360?

I want to install the add-ons without having the update so I can still do the Oghma Infinium glitch
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At Summit of Apocrypha - Missing Bonless Limbs Book (Ps4)

I am at the last Chapter in the quest 'At the Summit of Apocrypha', I do not have the boneless limbs book. I have gone back to try to find the book but it is not on the pedestal. I have checked my ...
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How do I fix (or remap) the keys in the inventory screen?

I recently upgraded my 10 year old video adapter, and decided to have a go at Skyrim again - this time the Special Edition. All was nice until I noticed a problem - I like to remap a few of the keys ...
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What is the maximum sneak damage per hit?

I was wondering what the highest sneak damage you could get out of the game is, because I found some Dark Brotherhood armor, and it has a good bit of sneak damage.
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Break of Dawn, Meridia’s Beacon glitch

I’m on the quest ‘The Break of Dawn’, the one that Meridia gives you. Instead of getting the beacon and going to her shrine, I went to her shrine and she gave me the quest. A quest marker didn’t pop ...
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Can't get past the giants

I am a level 5 dark elf. I can't get past the Giants on the way to the Greybeards quest - they kill Lydia in two hits. Any suggestions?
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Where to find a Katana looking item in Skyrim?

I'm looking for a Katana like wepons in The Elder Scrolls V Skyrim. I have not been able to find any or craft any so if I can let me know.
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How do I get rid of a miscellaneous quest objective in the journal without using setstage?

I completed the quest "Drowned Sorrows" a while ago, and I recently noticed that my journal still has the miscellaneous quest objective: "Find out about Isabelle Rolaine in Winterhold." This is ...
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I Married Farkas, and I thought he was supposed to live with me. How do I make that happen?

I married Farkas in Skyrim but everything is still the same, he talks the same and he’s not living with me. Was that supposed to change and can I make him live with me?
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Can I get Shadowmere and save Cicero?

I love Skyrim. I especially love the horses. And I want Shadowmere to be my horse. I was just wondering if it is possible to have Shadowmere, and spare Cicero, while also destroying the 'Dark ...
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Can I be a guild master of two guilds?

I was just made Guild Master of the Thieves Guild, and was planning on becoming Guild Master of the Companions, but then the thought popped into my mind that I might not be able to become Guild Master ...
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Is it still possible to get the house in Windhelm if you end the civil war via the main story line rather than partaking in the war itself?

I know during the main quest line you can end the war and create an alliance, but I also know that the only way I personally was able to purchase Hjerim is to participate in the Civil War questline. I ...
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Dawnguard quest start [duplicate]

For some reason I can’t get any guards in Skyrim to ask me about vampires and get the opening to Dayspring Canyon. How can I fix the problem?
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My spouse disappeared while adventuring together [duplicate]

So I married Onmund a while back, and I guess I told him to wait in the orphanage after murdering Grelod (not sure why I did that) and then found him there. I've kept him as a follower since then, and ...
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Finding follower base id

REF-SKYRIM CONSOLE: It was suggested on another page that one could use the help function to search for a follower's base ID. However I clicked 'help' and found only a menu of topics, all static (no ...
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Why can't I get into Miraak's temple?

I'm in the Black Book of Waking Dreams, and i'm on the quest "At the Summit of Apocrypha". So I'm at the point where I'm in the room that has 5 pedestals: 4 have symbols on them, one does not. I ...
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Can’t execute Durnehvirr's shout [duplicate]

I have a problem with Durnehvirr's shout. I’ve unlocked all three words of the shout, but the shout won’t execute, no matter how long I hold down the z before release. Also, the quest “Learn the ...
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Can't learn the last Bend Will shout

When I finished the quest The Fate of the Skaal, it asked me to "unlock your Bend Will shout." However, when I finished my quest, I didn't learn the last word I need. The only thing I can think of is ...
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Azura's Star doesn't work

I chose to get Azura's Star instead of the Black Star, and have been trying to use Soul Trap on wolves, deer, etc., but just nothing works.
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Skyrim legendary edition Infinite Load screen or crash

I have tried literally everything available on internet for Skyrim infinite load screen (ILS) glitch but it doesn't fix it. It was running perfectly fine the other day and I was on level 15 and half, ...
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Why can't I kill Alduin during the first fight?

I just learned the Dragonrend shout and am fighting Alduin, but this has been going on for like an hour now (no joke), and Alduin's health has not changed. I have pretty decent gear and am level 18, ...
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I used the ressurect command on one of my followers but now they don't act like a follower [duplicate]

My follower Faendal died and I wanted him to still be my follower so I used the resurrect command but now he doesn't let me say "I need you to follow me" and instead he acts like I didn't give Camilla ...
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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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Stuck with Romlyn Dreth’s Silver Emerald Necklace

I took “Romlyn Dreth's Silver Emerald Necklace” off a dead thief after the Riften Guards 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