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i see some peeps in here with over 100 dmg on their weapons, how did you do that? i thot you can only upgraded it once to legendary...
also is there a unenchanting nightingale armor?

there is no way to disenchant unique items in game. Unless you have armor that has the same exact enchantments as that, and then disenchant it at an arcane enchanter.
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Just a quick question..

Ive seen alot of posts recommending a gamepad for this game and thinking about it, it does offer some major advantage over mouse / key combo.

Ive never used one of these, so Im not sure what Im too look for in a gamepad.

My question is... which would you folks recommend?

The Logitech Wireless Gamepad F710:
http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=284_951&products_id=17934

or the...

Xbox 360 Black Wired Controller for Windows:
http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=284_951&products_id=16959

Thanks.
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So, how come my game keeps crashing about 1 minute into me starting it? Before it was like once every couple of hours, then maybe 4-5 times an hour....now I cant go 4 minutes
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Haven't played this game with a gamepad yet but I do own multiple 360 gamepads and they are quite nice. If you're literally never used a gamepad for a first person game like this it might take a while to memorize all the keys and how movement works. At least it took me a while a couple years ago when I had a 360 (practiced with halo and gears of war). Just had to practice a lot before I finally got it. Closest comparison I think is learning to touch type. Gamepad is much easier though, obviously.
 
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So, how come my game keeps crashing about 1 minute into me starting it? Before it was like once every couple of hours, then maybe 4-5 times an hour....now I cant go 4 minutes

If you haven't already try using that steam "verify integrity of game cache" feature (in the properties of the game via steam, on the local files tab). This has helped me with other games in the past.

I supposed you could use resource monitor to see what the CPU and memory are doing leading up to the crash, disable any extra processes running the background...
 
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Haven't played this game with a gamepad yet but I do own multiple 360 gamepads and they are quite nice. If you're literally never used a gamepad for a first person game like this it might take a while to memorize all the keys and how movement works. At least it took me a while a couple years ago when I had a 360 (practiced with halo and gears of war). Just had to practice a lot before I finally got it. Closest comparison I think is learning to touch type. Gamepad is much easier though, obviously.

Thanks, Yeah, never even pick one up before, let alone used one. I figured there would be a learning curve to them... as with any controller I guess,
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Honestly these CTD's are slowing destroying my morale. I may explode.....
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Ok... so I just one-shot a dragon with a dagger.... even got a vid of it. Was weird. Snuck to the top of Autmnwatch Tower, saw a blood dragon perched at the top waiting for me, snuck behind it, and stabbed it. It then played the animation of it taking off, and then crash-landing, upon which it then was dead.

I don't think the game is designed to NOT play the animations, but it was a one hit kill.
 
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Honestly these CTD's are slowing destroying my morale. I may explode.....

Yeah seriously. I have quick-save mapped to a mouse button and save like every 30 seconds.
    
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Now that i finished the main story i dont feel like play any more. It been 20 hours already and probably only done 10% of the quest but i think i will wait for summer to replay it.
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