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How do you get the guards to stop attacking you in Skyrim?

Asked by Sylvie Morales

Arthur Nash

Arthur Nash
BA, Contributor

Resist arrest

Using a strong enough Calm spell will stop the guards from attacking, though speaking to them results in an arrest attempt. Another method is to punch an innocent person, keep your fists raised and then try to yield again.

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