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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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? [duplicate]

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 in Skyrim without any active effects [duplicate]

I am invisible in Skyrim without having cast spells or drank potions. I have pressed 'camera on right' toggle on my controller, and nothing changes. 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 ...
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Can I disable the General Stats recording everything I do?

I'm playing Skyrim as a vampire and it really bugs me that everytime my vampirism stage increases I get a spell and it records in my "Spells Learned" stat, but that stat doesn't decrease when I feed ...
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Can my follower hold my horse?

I have just been given a follower and I was wondering if I steal or buy a horse can I get her to hold it when I dismount so it doesn't wander off?
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Which way do the fade sliders in Skyrim go?

I've looked around the web before but never clearly understood (and never observed the effects in-game from) these sliders. What do the "Object Fade", "Grass Fade", "Light Fade" etc sliders mean, and ...
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I killed everyone help [duplicate]

I killed a bunch of guards and villagers and now everyone hates me, and the NPC's have not respawned. How to I get them to like me again and get the guards to respawn?
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I completed The Raid and no thane dialogue options

So I go to do The Raid quest. Not only to not get the actual quest but a misc objective, I also get no dialogue options related to thaneship, neither did I get a Blade if the Rift. Anyone have an idea ...
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What is the language used in the Song of the Dragonborn?

In the background of the menu screen in Skyrim, a song called the Song of the Dragonborn. The song has lyrics in another language, which I believe is in-universe. What is it?
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The Promise to keep bugged because Frost is dead. how can I fix this without Loading a previous file?

In The Promise to Keep it seems to be bugged as Frost died and I still get asked for Frost despite being dead. Is there any command I can use to fix this? I can't cannot go back in time via loading a ...
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In skyrim, where can I find a ship that is insanely loaded with wine?

I was randomly exploring skyrim and once came across a ship. I'm not sure whether it was in the DLC (where we go back to morrowind) and then help some guy disable a lighthouse and then capture a ship ...
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Why should i join the dark brotherhood? [closed]

I want to know why i should join the dark brotherhood in skyrim im at the part where i talk with astrid but why should i any answers might help me decide? Nothing has been done sense the first part so ...
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I lost a letter in skyrim and I need help

I need help. I have been playing Skyrim for quite some time, but I seem to have lost my letter from Septimus Sigmus. Does anyone know if there’s a way I could get the letter again from the courier? ...
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I can't purchase furnishings at my lakeview manor, says I don't have enough gold

I'm trying to get my Lakeview Manor furnished, but my steward keeps saying I don't have enough gold to do so. I have 1.097.937 gold and it only costs 1.000: can someone please help me?
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Trouble with Conjuration Ritual Spell in Skyrim

so I found the Summon Dremora Lord spell in a dungeon and now the Conjuration Ritual spell quest won't start the dialog between me and the Dremora. I've summoned him on the roof, nothing happens, ...
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Will I still be afflicted with vampirism if I delay becoming a Vampire Lord?

If I deny the first offer to become a vampire, and stay with the Dawngaurd, then later become a vampire lord, does my blood still boil in the sun? Just wondering as I need to figure out all the pros ...
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Where do I get a bed for my child?

I want to adopt a local child (Lucy I think her name was) so I just bought a house in Whiterun. The problem is I don't have a child's bed. Where would I buy or how do I make one?
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What determines pickpocket success chance?

I have pickpocket level 60. When I tried to steal my 2000 gold back from Vipir the Fleet after, ironically, he was training me to pickpocket, there was a 0% success chance. Other items in his ...
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Does every camp become a part of your faction if you clear it? [closed]

Just wondering because I recently started playing
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Tolfdir won't cast the spell at me [closed]

So I have the cheat room mod on Xbox One, and I am using it for the first time. I had added all spells beforehand and it wouldn't work so I removed them and learned the ward spell from Tolfdir, but it ...
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Where can I find dragons for souls?

I screwed up with wasting 3 dragon souls on a shout that I didn’t really need for the Dragonborn DLC and most dragons I kill miraak takes the soul ;-; please help I can’t complete the quest without ...
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My ps3 loading times just going thru a door is excruciatingly long. why? [closed]

I have been playing Skyrim on my PS3, but of recent going through load doors takes a very long time. Does anyone know a way to reduce the load time?
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How do I kill Brynjolf?

In the quest "Blindsighted" - right after the player and Brynjolf become Nightingales - I had to use cheats to make it work. After that I had Brynjolf following me everywhere. I've tried killing him, ...
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Is there any other way to adopt a child in skyrim WITHOUT any mods?

when I killed grelod the kind in skyrim I still couldn't adopt a child even if I tried to watch something on youtube and I cant get any mods instaled even if I tried it just wouldn't work
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How can I change my hearthfire house wings In Skyrim? [duplicate]

I tried sqv byohhousefalkreath but that only showed things like hold and hold city not the rooms in my house. Is there any other commands I can try to change my house wings??
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What do I do if the quarried stone next to my house stops giving me quarried stone? Kinda confused

I need help because my quarried stone next to my house in Falkreath stopped giving me stone
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Proventus Avenicci is no longer selling the alchemy lab upgrade to Breezehome

I'm having trouble purchasing the last house upgrade from NPC Proventus Avenicci for Breezehome house in Whiterun. I have all the upgrades except the alchemy lab, which he no longer offers for sale. ...
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How do I turn off controller aiming in Zelda: BotW?

My friend came over and was messing around with my Nintendo Switch and he must have turned on some setting. Now whenever I try to draw and aim a bow it aims with my controller like its some Wii ...
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Why can't I find Dayspring Canyon?

When I look for Dayspring Canyon, it's not there. I've watched tons of videos showing where, but it's gone! And I'm past level ten and when I talk to guards, they don't say a thing, and Durak, or ...
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Why do enemy bodies sometimes fly away and disappear after a death cinematic?

Like 5 times out of 7 the body disappears. I have tried restarting the play through several times but it keeps happening. Any ideas?
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If Whiterun is Imperial, why do they worship Talos?

In Whiterun, they worship Talos, but the Imperials banned Talos. And on any civil war map, it says Whiterun is Imperial. I am confused
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Skyrim: Special Edition XB1 - Kaidan (Modded Follower) Stuck in High Hrothgar

So I recently (yesterday) downloaded a mod called Kaidan - Custom Voiced Follower. I put it in the load order according to what the mod description said, and all was fine. At first, he got stuck in ...
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Vilkas is acting like a guard and i cant stop him

I had a fight in White Run and Vilkas was attacking me. When I came back from jail he started acting like a guard- chasing me with weapon and starting a dialogue. I tried injuring him and it didnt ...
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Ps3 freezes playing Skyrim

For some reason my PlayStation frequently freezes when playing Skyrim, this is most often when I am casting spells, or in combat. As far as I can tell there is no way to drop resolution in the game or ...
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How does invisibility work in Skyrim?

So there I am, with nothing but my dagger and 4 enduring invisibility potions, all I need to do is sneak in, and out of the Thalmor Embassy. Easy, right? Or so I think. After I cause a distraction and ...
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Control problems in skyrim

Starting a couple of days ago, when playing Skyrim when I try to walk forward, every now and then my character tries to move toward the left. Is this likely a problem with my controller? (Doesn’t ...

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