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I can't remember exactly but I think to reduce the blockyness I set the shadow resolution to 4096.
iShadowMapResolutionPrimary=4096 I think..
or just use the Skyrim Configurator
http://www.skyrimnexus.com/downloads/file.php?id=814
I didn't see much of a performance hit doing that btw..

I did not know about that program. Thanks! I'll try it out. +rep
     
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I did not know about that program. Thanks! I'll try it out. +rep

I've only used it a little myself, I've noticed that if you change the sun update time with it and save, it applies, but if you later reopen it and make other changes then save it, it resets the sun update. So be sure to set it again each time you make other changes, that's if you even touch that setting smile.gif
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That configurator looks interesting. But I mean , FFS I already have 4 other programs running in conjunction with this game. Where does the madness end? I think I'll wait until the mod creator has all of the bugs ironed out. Judging from the discussion thread for that mod, it still has a few issues.
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This guy cracks me up! lachen.gif
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I'd love to have daedric armour, prefereably legendary, but have done no smithing at all so don't have much of a clue what I have to do or what I need. Is it true I can get to 100 smithing in about an hour or so and have daedric armour that fast? What about the carry weight when it's done, as I only have 345? I have 48K in gold to buy what I need, is that enough money? I do already have 2 daedric hearts which I found, I didn't have to buy them.
    
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Yes, you can get 100 smithing fast making iron daggers or leather bracers. This is what I did:

1. Buy all iron ore/ingots and some leather strips (I used the blacksmith in Whiterun)
2. Smelt ore into ingots.
3. Spam iron daggers.
4. Sell daggers.
5. Wait for 48 hrs.
6. Repeat.

You can also enchant them to get more money/higher enchanting level. If you have the Steed Stone active your armor will weigh nothing. wink.gif 48k is enough. I don't remember how much I used, but I think it was somewhere around 10k without enchanting the daggers.
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Yes, you can get 100 smithing fast making iron daggers or leather bracers. This is what I did:
1. Buy all iron ore/ingots and some leather strips (I used the blacksmith in Whiterun)
2. Smelt ore into ingots.
3. Spam iron daggers.
4. Sell daggers.
5. Wait for 48 hrs.
6. Repeat.
You can also enchant them to get more money/higher enchanting level. If you have the Steed Stone active your armor will weigh nothing. wink.gif 48k is enough. I don't remember how much I used, but I think it was somewhere around 10k without enchanting the daggers.

Ah thanks. So by doing 1 to 6 that will get me to 100 smithing and make me some money, I see. Cool.

I don't have the steed stone active yet, not discovered it, so that sounds good. But without the steed stone activated, I'd need a serious amount of carry weight above my 345 wouldn't I? And wouldn't that take ages to level up and choose stamina each time to improve carry weight or is there a faster way?
    
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This guy cracks me up! lachen.gif


LOL! lachen.gif

    
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Ah thanks. So by doing 1 to 6 that will get me to 100 smithing and make me some money, I see. Cool.
I don't have the steed stone active yet, not discovered it, so that sounds good. But without the steed stone activated, I'd need a serious amount of carry weight above my 345 wouldn't I? And wouldn't that take ages to level up and choose stamina each time to improve carry weight or is there a faster way?

Be careful about leveling too much through smithing without properly leveling your combat skills as well. A common problem a few gamers have ran into is that they leveled up through other non-combat shields and then have very little damage output even though they are decked out in awesome gear. Honestly, it is better to simply play the game without worrying too much about what armor you want to find. That being said, smithing can great you some mighty fine armor which can definitely help you survive.

Carry weight is determined by your base stamina as well as certain perks, enchantments, armors, and the Steed Stone. There are items you can dechant for their carry weight enchantment and certain perks allow for increased carry weight as well. It is typically not smart only to use stamina unless you are an Orc Berserker or you are going for the strategy of life leech and can actually sustain being a glass cannon. While health later on can be compensated through gear, getting by with pathetic health and loads of stamina typically does not end well without life absorb weapons,
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A 26 hour Skyrim-marathon done. Off to bed. smile.gif

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No idea what this guy is doing, though. Been like that for days now.. tongue.gif
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