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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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I cannot brawl properly against Chief Mauhulakh

I went to an orc stronghold. I met this guy https://elderscrolls.fandom.com/wiki/Chief_Mauhulakh He asked for a brawl. Somewhere on the brawl Serena casted something on him. He was running away ...
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Is there a way to save all global variables to a text file?

There is a console command, showglobalvars that shows all global variables. Instead of getting that displayed in a console I want the output to be written in a text file. I've heard about the command ...
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Is it possible to change the music in quest mods to something else?

I downloaded a quest mod, The Cathedral on Steam for Oldrim, and it's pretty good but the music isn't. I feel it would benefit much more from an ambient soundtrack. I was wondering if it's possible to ...
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Message to whiterun won't advance even after completing the MQ

I have completed the mainquest and trying to complete message to whiterun but the quest won't move on and no option to deliver the message
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What console commands should I use to do Dawnguard quests after finishing almost all of Volhikar quests?

Many people try it. According to https://www.nexusmods.com/skyrim/mods/22279/ I need to do completequest DLC1VampireBaseintro set DLC1IntroCompletedVampire to 0 set DLC1PlayingVampireLine to 0 ...
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Why does the Dawnguard attack me on sight?

I joined volhikar and become a vampire. Yes. I am their enemy. But what actually triggers them to hate me? Is this because I am a 4th stage vampire? Does that mean if I drink blood I can come to ...
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Are there mods that mark unique items in skyrim?

For example, I spend a lot of time trying to find ruby paragon, etc. Surely I do not want to sell that. Now, I may accidentally sell unique items not knowing it's unique. For example, I may sell ...
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Who watches The Kagrumez Gauntlet from the balcony?

Yesterday I was completing The Kagrumez Gauntlet in Solsteim and, at the end, I noticed that there were three chairs on a viewing platform and that I had effectively been in some kind of arena ...
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How to successfully battle Revered Dragons?

Yesterday I came across a Revered Dragon in Winterhold. This thing was hard and would consistently use its drain vitality shout on me which was, for it, very effective. I died multiple times. My ...
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Why picpocketing Vex armor has 0% chance of success?

I have perfect touch that enables stealing armor. I also have perfect touch them essentials mod https://www.nexusmods.com/skyrimspecialedition/mods/13832 I just want the game to be more lore friendly. ...
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What is the purpose of chain link near Nazir in Dawnstar sanctuary near torture victim?

Behind Nazir there is a chain link that we can operate. What does it do?
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What is the best way of getting Septim in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim? [duplicate]

I got The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim not too long ago so, I'm a total noob. I want a horse, but im literally too broke for it. Is there any faster way to get money than just doing the quests?
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Are there shouts/words for shouts that are missable?

What I mean by missable is, if you miss it the first time you go to the dungeon or location you cannot get it at latter time by revisiting it. According to https://gamefaqs.gamespot.com/boards/191475-...
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I tried to find word in Mount Anthor but it seems that I have read the word, even though I haven't had that word. Why?

I noticed that I have only one word for ice form. Arngeir does not show me any more words. So I look up the web and try to find those words my self. I went to https://elderscrolls.fandom.com/wiki/...
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How do I get my children to get a random pet in Skyrim Hearthfire [duplicate]

I got them a dog but they wont get me any of the random pets. I have them in the house in whiterun but before I had them in the Lakeview manor.
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How to know enemies' health?

I am trying to use commands as shown on this page, specifically getavinfo while a dragon is right in front of me. I get nothing back. Nothing shows up in the console or anything about the health of ...
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What makes training fast in skyrim? [duplicate]

The easiest thing to level up in skyrim, with restoration glitch, is alchemy, followed by speech and smithing. With alchemy, one potion, that's it, I leveled up. With smithing same thing. With those ...
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Why I cannot train from faralda even after I level up?

However, faralda cannot train me. I leveled up easily by selling 500k worth of potion and raise my speech from 15 to 100 again. I have plenty such potions with restoration glitch. Yet I can't train. I ...
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What are unmarked quests?

In How to get this quest? I asked why I don't get the quest. The answer is that the quest is unmarked. I tried to find some info on wiki about unmarked quests. But I found none. Are there other ...
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How to get this quest?

https://elderscrolls.fandom.com/wiki/The_Litany_of_Larceny#Larceny_trophies Is there a way to really get this quest? There is no such option when I talked to Delvin. However, if I do other quest and I ...
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Did I avoid a 1000 bounty as a werewolf?

I was doing the Dawnguard quest "Hide and Seek" in Solitude, and I decided I could try killing the vampire as a werewolf. Now, I transformed in the middle of the town square - probably not ...
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Why I am not seeing the coral dragon claw on the pedestal after the puzzle in Yngol Barrow?

According to https://elderscrolls.fandom.com/wiki/Yngol_Barrow The area contains a puzzle door that requires the coral dragon claw to open, which can be found either from Birna in Winterhold or ...
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Does Destruction Skill Increase Destruction Damage? [duplicate]

This seems like no brainer. Fortify smithing, increase smithing skills, that increase improvements. The same goes for fortify alchemy. Basically fortify x, increase x skills, and increase x ...
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Is it possible to use dragon to go to a place we want in the map?

I can ride dragons. However, the dragon doesn't do anything. It just circle winterhold. I want to tell the dragon to go to some places on the map. None of my keys work. ASDW. None works. Some websites ...
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How do I find dragons to ride?

I killed most dragons in their lairs. I regret that. They're dead when I revisit them and won't respawn. Basically I want to ride dragons so I can go to hard to reach places. Often I saw a place but ...
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Who is the guy that lure us to his bandit friend and can I use him for boethiah? [duplicate]

Like someone truly deserve it. For example, I know a bandit that follow me because of an escort quest. Turns out he's leading me to ambush. I forget the quest and I forget the guy's name. Basically I ...
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Given that fortify destruction only reduce magicka cost, is there a way to hit harder?

I play with legendary difficulty. I am level 280. I used a bow and I think I have some stuff with like improved archery. One hit and an enemy is death. One day I use flame to kill a mere wolf. Turns ...
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Dragon with storm call

Whenever I use Storm Call, a black and white dragon comes with it every time. It is not hostile words me but it lasts as long as the shout does. It doesn’t show a name and I can’t interact with him. ...
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Is there a way to see effects or boost in skyrim?

Say I drink fortify enchanting or wear certain armor. I want to know if my enchanting skills have gone up. I think there is a way to do that. I saw it on the right side of the screen. I just totally ...
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What does it mean by enchanting depends on base use in skyrim?

If you are mass enchanting your items, weapons offer a greater profit per soul gem used. Weapon enchantment prices are calculated by base uses; the fewer base uses an enchantment has, the more ...
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Why won't trainers attempt to train me?

So, I've been having this bug where in every playthrough there will be a certain class of trainer that won't train me. I seem to recall the most recent one being destruction. I can go up to the NPC ...
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Should one use first or third person terminology when discussing one's character? [closed]

This is not about viewing the character, but how to refer to them verbally in conversation. On these and other boards I see plenty of people using both first and third person terminology, e.g. "I ...
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Why don't Bound Arrows show up when I use the Bound Bow spell?

I was told in the past that when you cast the Bound Bow spell and have no arrows, the game spawns 100 Bound Arrows and equips them so you can actually use the bow. However, every time I've cast the ...
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Can I safely disable DLCs in Oldrim if they have already been started?

Yesterday I bought the Dragonborn DLC for Oldrim on PC. I don't like it that much at the moment and would just prefer to have Dawnguard/Hearthfire. Sure, I could just not play any of those DB quests ...
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In Skyrim, is it better to make a weapon or armour skill legendary if both are at 100?

My light armour is now at level 100 and my two-handed is at 90. I'm tempted to make light armour legendary. Should I wait till two-handed is at 100 and make that legendary or should I make light ...
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No one sees me as a vampire even though I am

Okay, so in Skyrim: Special Edition on my PS4 I became a vampire lord a while ago but recently I decided to be cured. I wound up wanting to do quests for people in Castle Volkihar, so I had Serana ...
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Where do confiscated items go in Markarth? [duplicate]

I was in Markarth, and got my stolen items taken. I checked the Guard's Tower and the Keep, but I couldn't find anything. Any clues as to where my items are?
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In Skyrim, what is the third official High Res Texture Pack module for?

I have quite an old machine, and I am trying to work out which modules I should load at launch in order to reduce stress on the GPU. Depending on what they do, I can make a more informed decision on ...
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If I don't have the Dawnguard DLC, can I still get Serana as a follower?

I play on PS3, and want Serana as a follower, but my PS3 won't let me download the Dawnguard DLC. Is there anyway I can get her as a follower without it? I've looked for the entrance to Dawnguard too, ...
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Why is Steam telling me to buy a game I've already purchased?

Awhile back I bought Skyrim for my PC, and the other day when I pressed "Play" in Steam, it sent me to the page to buy it, and when I tried going to the button to see what happens if I buy ...
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Can I dimiss or kill my steward but keep my bard?

I live in Winstad Manor. I just live with my wife currently. In an earlier save I hired Valdimir as a steward and Sonir as a bard. I liked Sonir [as long as she doesn't sing "The Dragonborn Comes&...
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Winstad Manor: Will my firepit go if I change my small house to an entryway?

I just bought Hearthfire in Oldrim and was very keen to get going with building Windstad Manor. I should have focused on the main house construction rather than the furnishings and I put a firepit and ...
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Lydia won’t follow me!

I’ve seen that many other people have had a similar problem where Lydia will only sit in your bedroom in breezehome. However, unlike some people, I don’t want to kill her, I actually enjoy her company ...
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Find Esbern in the Ratway Warrens but he’s at Sky Haven Temple

During the quest “A Cornered Rat“, I am supposed to find Esbern in the Ratway Warrens, but the quest marker shows him in Sky Haven Temple. I have gone back a few saves, but the problem still persists. ...
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How to reset an NPC's dialogue options to reset a quest in Skyrim?

So I got married a few months back to an inn keeper, Wilhelm, but wanted to re-marry someone different. So, like any adventurer, I killed him. Unfortunately, (a) his body is still in my house, on the ...
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In Skyrim only 2 out of 4 enchantments are shown in Active Effects

I wanted to cast free destruction spells, so I enchanted 4 items with -27% destruction spell cost, but it seems it shows only 2 of the 4 enchantments in the active effects. Is this a bug or am I doing ...
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Uninstalled Skyrim and redownloaded it to find all items in tundra homestead gone

I was playing Skyrim and uninstalled the game and installed it back - well, everything is working but I went into the Tundra homestead that I owned and had all my items stored in and EVERYTHING is ...
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Investing after marriage

I cannot seem to invest in ghorza gra-bagol after I marry her. I have both the required skill tree park and gold to do so, but it only gives me the option to say that I'll do it later.
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Skyrim “Purity” Bug [duplicate]

So I was playing Skyrim on my PS4 and I found out that I could do this mission. I didn’t know that this mission had a bug though. I accepted vilkas’s mission for purity first. As soon as I leave the ...
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Transfering Skyrim save from Windows to Linux

I'm playing Skyrim on a Windows 10 PC via Steam and I'm considering buying a new Linux PC, so I was wondering if I can transfer my old saved game to that new Linux PC. I've seen that in Windows to ...

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