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How to Install Skyrim Requiem - A Detailed Guide


Skyrim Requiem is a popular overhaul mod for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim that aims to enhance the gameplay experience by making it more challenging and immersive. If you're a fan of Skyrim and looking to take your adventure to the next level, installing Requiem is a must. In this detailed guide, we will walk you through the step-by-step process of installing Skyrim Requiem on your PC.


Before you begin, ensure that you have the following:

  • A legal copy of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
  • A PC that meets the minimum system requirements
  • A reliable internet connection
  • A mod manager (we recommend using Nexus Mod Manager)
  • Requiem mod files (which can be downloaded from the Requiem page on Nexus Mods)

Step 1: Install Skyrim Script Extender (SKSE)

Skyrim Requiem requires SKSE to function correctly. Follow these steps to install SKSE:

  1. Go to the SKSE website and download the latest version compatible with your Skyrim game version.
  2. Extract the downloaded files to a temporary location.
  3. Copy the extracted files (.dll and .exe) to your Skyrim game folder (usually located in C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Skyrim).

Step 2: Set Up Nexus Mod Manager

Now, let's set up Nexus Mod Manager to make the installation process easier:

  1. Download Nexus Mod Manager from the Nexus Mods website.
  2. Run the installer and follow the on-screen instructions to install it.
  3. Launch Nexus Mod Manager and log in with your Nexus Mods account (if you don't have one, create a new account).
  4. Once logged in, click on the "Settings" tab and ensure the correct paths for Skyrim and your mods folder are set.

Step 3: Install Skyrim Requiem

With SKSE set up and Nexus Mod Manager ready, let's proceed to install Skyrim Requiem:

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