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Cheats ruin this game, I wish there was none.

I knew the cheats well from the fallout games so I tested them quickly in-game and they worked frown.gif, now the temptation is there.
I just got this game a few days ago and so far it's amazing, I just wish cheats were not available.

I've never used any console commands ( except maybe the "show FPS" ones on CS:S or something). I won't even use any mods until I play through game at least once (4GB LAA mod excluded). I just prefer to experience the game without anything added/removed.Once I complete it I usually try a few graphical mods out though. In single player games It doesn't bother me if anyone else does or not since it only affects them.
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How much play time do you get on average in this game if you just follow main quest with a bit of exploring inbetween?
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I downloaded Borderless Window Mode mod. Allows me to alt-tab out of skyrim without minimizing it or having problems.
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I've found that if a misc quest isn't showing up, make sure you have "miscellaneous" selected AND the actual quest selected like this
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not like this
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Mine is checked. On certain quests however, such as Thieve's Guild Bedlam, where the target is either AOE or based on after reading stuff, there may not actually be a map or marker.
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How much play time do you get on average in this game if you just follow main quest with a bit of exploring inbetween?

81 hours + biggrin.gif
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hey guys i just got skyrim and had a few questions.
i picked orc, can i still do magic or should i have picked i different race?
and lastly how can i equip several weapons, example sword and shield then switch to long bow?
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Technically, yes, you can play Orc as a mage although neither your racial power (Berserk) nor your skill bonuses will be of any use.

You add items to favorite menu by pressing "F" on them, then you bring up favorite menu by pressing "Q". You can assign hotkey numbers to items on your favorite list by hovering over one and pressing desired key (1-9).
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hey guys i just got skyrim and had a few questions.
i picked orc, can i still do magic or should i have picked i different race?
and lastly how can i equip several weapons, example sword and shield then switch to long bow?

Any race can do magic or fight. Some races come with innate magic boosts of some sort like Bretons and High Elves, which can help in the beginning.

Tag the weapon you want to switch to as Favorite and during fights, hit whatever key you bound to Favorite to fast switch.
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im using a razer nostromo not my keyboard kinda newb to playing pc games lol
so i use q and then i can bind it to any key or it has to be the number pad?
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im using a razer nostromo not my keyboard kinda newb to playing pc games lol

My suggestion then would be to take a look at your control settings to see what your Favorites is bounded to.
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