Note

It is highly suggested to set the overall game difficulty to Adept or higher.

Settings

Display

  • Dialog Subtitles: Enabled
  • Depth of Field: Minimum possible value

Controls

  • Quicksave: F9
  • Quickload: F10
  • Journal: \

MCM Settings

A Matter of Time

General → Symbol 1

  • Show Moon Phases: Enabled
  • Show Seasons: Enabled

Display → Symbol 1

  • Scale: 60%
  • Horizontal Anchor: Right
  • Horizontal Offset: -50
  • Vertical Offset: 15

Display → In-Game Clock

  • Scale: 70%
  • Horizontal Anchor: Right
  • Horizontal Offset: -45
  • Vertical Offset: 63

Display → In-Game Date

  • Scale: 70%
  • Horizontal Anchor: Right
  • Horizontal Offset: -45

Campfire

Gameplay → Player Tent Behavior

  • Remove Armor / Clothing: Disabled
  • Remove Gauntlets / Gloves: Disabled
  • Remove Helm / Head Gear: Disabled
  • Remove Boots / Shoes: Disabled

Cathedral Weather

Settings → General

  • Configuration Spell: Disabled

Settings → Weather

  • Seasonal Perspective: Enabled

CGO

Settings → Unlocked Grip

  • Hotkey: M5

Settings → Dodge Roll

  • Input Type: HOTKEY (TAP)
  • Hotkey: M4

Settings → Leaning

  • Lean Multiplier (1st Person): X0.50
  • Lean Multiplier (3rd Person): X0.50

Settings → Camera Noise

  • Camera Noise Mult (1st Person): X0.25

Complete Crafting

Recipe Display → Crafting Menu Filters

  • Crafting Categories: Disabled
  • Item Type Filters: Disabled
  • Breakdown Recipes: Enabled

Crafting Options → Additional Items

  • Artifact Replicas: Enabled
  • Matching Set Circlets: Enabled

Learning & XP → Smithing Experience

  • Tanning Rack: 0.1
  • Smelter: 0.2

Learning & XP → Learn to Craft

  • Learning Points required to Craft: 250

Mining & Materials → Mining

  • Mining Presets: Faster Mining
  • Mining Makes Noise: Enabled

Mining & Materials → Firewood

  • Firewood per chop: 6
  • Max per activation: 1

Deadly Dragons

Dragons → Presets

  • Difficulty: Expert

Dragons → Special

  • Knockdown: Disabled

Diverse Dragons Col. 3

Dragons

  • Nether Dragon: Disabled
  • Sanguine Dragon: Disabled
  • Vile Dragon: Disabled

ESF: Companions

Requirements → Requirements Before Your Trail:

  • Player Level: 30

Requirements → Requirements Before Joining The Circle:

  • Player Level: 40

Requirements → Requirements Before Kodlak's Request:

  • Player Level: 60

Expanded Towns

Settings → Fortification Wall

  • Dawnstar: Disabled
  • Falkreath: Disabled
  • Morthal: Disabled
  • Winterhold: Disabled

Extended UI

Stats Menu

  • Hide Legendary UI elements: Enabled
  • Show attribute modifiers: Enabled
  • Show skill modifiers: Enabled

Farmhouse Chimneys

Mod Support → Arthmoor Village Options

  • Darkwater Crossing: Enabled
  • Dawnstar: Enabled
  • Dragon Bridge: Enabled
  • Falkreath: Disabled
  • Ivarstead: Enabled
  • Karthwasten: Enabled
  • Keld-Nar: Enabled
  • Kynesgrove: Enabled
  • Rorikstead: Enabled
  • Shor's Stone: Enabled
  • Soljund's Sinkhole: Enabled
  • Whistling Mine: Enabled

Mod Support → New Villages

  • Helarchen Creek: Enabled
  • Oakwood: Enabled

Mod Support → Misc Mods

  • Cutting Room Floor: Enabled

Mod Support → Mod Compatibility

  • Expanded Towns and Cities: Enabled

Follower Framework

Activity → Sandboxing

  • Only Sandbox In Town: Enabled
  • Multi-Level Sandboxing: Enabled

Activity → Movement

  • Catch Up Teleport: Disabled

Activity → Mounts

  • Mount Support: Riding Support Only

Gameplay → Combat

  • Potion Recovery: Any (Weak To Strong)

Gameplay → Magic & Effects

  • Learn Spells from Books: Enabled

Gameplay → Mentoring

  • Allow Skill Affinity: Enabled

System → Notifications

  • Startup Tasks: Disabled

Frostfall

Note

Do not activate Frostfall until after you exit the cave in Helgen if you are playing the vanilla start.

Overview → Frostfall Status

  • Frostfall Is: Enabled (This will require you to exit and reload the MCM)

Gameplay → Fast Travel & Waiting

  • Disable Fast Travel: Enabled
  • Disable Waiting While Outdoors: Enabled

Meters → General Meter Advanced Settings

  • Layout Preset: Bottom Left

Meters → Exposure Meter Advanced Settings

  • X Position: 640.0
  • Y Position: 0.0
  • Horizontal Anchor: Center
  • Vertical Anchor: Top

Meters → Wetness Meter Advanced Settings

  • X Position: 0.0
  • Y Position: 726.5

Meters → Temperature Meter Advanced Settings

  • Fill Direction: Right
  • X Position: 1315.0
  • Y Position: 726.5
  • Horizontal Anchor: Right

GIST Soul Trap

Main → Notifications

  • Show message on soul lost: Disabled
  • Show message on soul shrunk: Disabled
  • Show message on soul displaced: Disabled
  • Show message on soul trapped: Enabled

Leveling

  • Enable leveling system: Enabled
  • Skill: Enchanting

Hunterborn

Features

  • Start Hunterborn: Enabled (This will require you to exit and reload the MCM)

Tweaks → Default actions

  • Click fresh kill (sneaking): Field Dress
  • Click dressed kill (sneaking): Process

Tweaks → Presets

  • Material Yield: Lean
  • Knives at merchants: Common

Tweaks → Realism

  • Remove Manual Loot option: Enabled
  • Require hunting knife: Enabled
  • Claws work as hunting knife: Enabled

Enable → Spells and Powers

  • Enable Hunterborn Config Power: Disabled

Enable → Perks and Crafting

  • Enable Soups and Stews Crafting: Enabled

Immersive Armors

Armor Options → Distribution

  • Barbarian Hero Armor: DISABLED

Immersive Creatures

General → General

  • Select Version Preset: Purist

Additional Spawns → Spawn Types

  • Animals Spawns: Disabled
  • Ore Guardian Spawns: Disabled

Night Spawns → Spawn Time

  • Start: 19 PM
  • End: 6 AM

Difficulty Adjustments → Global Difficulty

  • Assign Global Difficulty: Adept

Difficulty Adjustments → Creature Spawn Difficulty

  • Additional Spawns: Medium

Immersive Horses

Options → Activation

  • Standing Activation Action: Ride
  • Sneaking Activation Action: Open Inventory
  • Mounted Activation Action: Dismount

Options → Mounted

  • Mounted Spell Casting: Enabled
  • Loot Corpses While Mounted: Enabled

Immersive HUD

Activation → Compass Activation

  • Key press toggles: Enabled

Options

  • Enable fast fade of magicka: Enabled
  • Enable fast fade of stamina: Enabled

iNEED

Basics → Player

  • Eat/Drink Animations: Enabled

Basics → Automation

  • Eat Hotkey: B
  • Drink/Refill Hotkey: N

Advanced → Gameplay

  • Cannibalism: Enabled

Difficulty → World

  • Food Removal: Both
  • Food Spoilage: Words
  • Valued Harvests: Enabled

Difficulty → Gameplay

  • Unknown Water: Enabled
  • Death: Enabled

Difficulty → Food/Drink

  • Alcohol Dehydrates: Enabled

Notifications → Text

  • Perspective: 1st Person
  • Current Needs: Intervals
  • Automated Items Consumed: Disabled

Notifications → Widget

  • Style: Alpha/Color-Based
  • Track Disease: Enabled

Inn Room Costs

Mod Options

  • Default room cost: 80
  • Use checkout time: Enabled

Vanilla Game Inns

  • Braidwood Inn: 50
  • Dead Man's Drink: 100
  • Frostfruit Inn: 60
  • Nightgate Inn: 50
  • Silver-Blood Inn: 120
  • The Bannered Mare: 100
  • The Frozen Hearth: 80
  • The Winking Skeever: 200
  • Windpeak Inn: 60
  • Candlehearth Hall: 150
  • Four Shields Tavern: 80
  • Moorside Inn: 80
  • Old Hroldan Inn: 60
  • Sleeping Giant Inn: 50
  • The Bee and Barb: 90
  • The Retching Netch: 50
  • Vilemyer Inn: 60

Keep It Clean

Settings → Toggles

  • Start Keep It Clean: Enabled

Lock Overhaul

General

  • Activate Lock Overhaul: Enabled (This will require you to exit and reload the MCM)

General → General Settings

  • Allow increasing skill: Enabled
  • Enable the sound effect: Enabled
  • Enable Crime: Enabled

Smash Locks → Smash Locks

  • Activate Smash Locks: Enabled
  • Allow Weapons: Two + One Handed

Unlock with Magic → Unlock Spell

  • Enable Unlock Spell: Enabled
  • Frost effect Required Skill malus: -0

LOTD Settings

General → Shipment Crate Locations

  • Carriages: Enabled
  • Inns: Enabled
  • Player Houses: Enabled

Moonlight Tales

General

  • Transform Back Stagger: Enabled
  • Werewolf Loot: Disabled

Appearance

  • Werewolf Appearance: Alpha (Black with Red Eyes)

moreHUD

Enemy's Level → General

  • Show Enemy Level: Disabled
  • Show Soul Level: Disabled

Enemy's Level → Enemy Meters

  • Show Magicka Meter: Disabled
  • Show Stamina Meter: Disabled

Not So Fast MG

Minimum Days Before Event

  • Saarthal Expedition: 3
  • Psijic Monk Visit: 7
  • Brelyna's Practice: 4
  • J'Zargo's Experiment: 4
  • Onmund's Request: 4

Not So Fast MQ

Minimum Days Before Events

  • First Dragon Sighting: 3
  • Note From Delphine: 6

Other

  • No Negotiations: Enabled

OBIS - Patrols

Settings → Bandit Patrols

  • Enable?: Enabled

Settings → Difficulty

  • How Tough?: Toughest

Realistic Water Two

Mod Options → Blacksmith Forge Water

  • The Fall of Granite Hill: Enabled
  • Kynesgrove: Enabled
  • Rorikstead: Enabled
  • Expanded Towns and Cities SSE: Enabled

SkyUI

General → Item List

  • Font Size: Small

Controls → Favorite Groups

  • Group 5: F5
  • Group 6: F6
  • Group 7: F7
  • Group 8: F8

Advanced → SWF Version Checking

  • Map Menu: Disabled
  • Favorites Menu: Disabled
  • Inventory Menu: Disabled
  • Barter Menu: Disabled
  • Container Menu: Disabled
  • Crafting Menu: Disabled

Skyrim’s Unique Treasures

SUT Configuration → Configuration Options

  • Immersive Ownership: Enabled
  • Lore friendly items only: Enabled

Storm Lightning

Preset → Load Preset

  • Realistic: Enabled

Settings → Fork Lightning

  • Minimum Fork Distance: 1

Advanced → Compatibility Mode

  • Compatibility Mode: Enabled

Take Notes!

Controls → Journal

  • Open Journal: J

Thieves Guild Req

Main Quest → Requirements to Begin Recruitment Quest

  • Sneak Skill: 25
  • Items Stolen: 250

Main Quest → Requirements to Begin 3rd Quest

  • Radiant Jobs Completed: 20
  • Randomize: Enabled
  • Sneak Skill: 35

Main Quest → Requirements to Begin 4th Quest

  • Radiant Jobs Completed: 40
  • Sneak Skill: 45

Radiant Quests → Radiant Job Options

  • Bedlam Job: 500

Radiant Quests → City Influence Quests

  • Randomize: Enabled

Misc Options → Unusual Gems

  • Selling Price: 50
  • Cost Multiple to Buy: X 20

Misc Options → Shadowmarks

  • Require City Quest: Enabled
  • Use Loot mark: Enabled

Timing is Everything

DLC Quests → Dawnguard

  • Enable Vampire Attacks: Enabled
  • Vampire Attacks: 30
  • Dawnguard Recruitment: 30
  • Disguised Vampire Chance: 30
  • Scouting Party Chance: 35
  • Eclipse Attack Chance: 0
  • Min Days Between Attacks: 5
  • Max Days Between Attacks: 20

DLC Quests → Hearthfire

  • Minimum Level: 20

DLC Quests → Dragonborn

  • After The Horn of Jurgen Windcaller: Enabled
  • Minimum Level: 50
  • Cultist Attack Chance: 25

Other Quests → Daedric Quests

  • The Cursed Tribe: 25
  • The Break of Dawn: 45
  • The Break of Dawn: No Vampires: Enabled
  • The Only Cure: 40
  • A Night to Remember: 30
  • Discerning the Transmundane: 60
  • The Whispering Door: 40
  • Pieces of the Past: 35
  • Boethiah's Calling: 40

Other Quests → Misc Quests

  • The Wolf Queen Awakened: 47
  • Unfathomable Depths: 32
  • Grimsever's Return: 32
  • Kill the Giant: 22
  • Dungeon Delving: 30
  • Kill the Vampire: 30
  • Deathbrand: 36
  • Ebony Warrior: 75

Extra Options → World Encounters

  • Werewolf Encounters: Enabled
  • Thalmor Squad: Min Level: 10
  • Hired Thugs: Stolen Item Value: 300
  • Hired Assassin: Min Level: 15
  • Hired Assassin: Assaults: 0
  • Hired Assassin: Murders: 0
  • Bounty Collector: Required Bounty: 1500
  • Bounty Collector: Chance: 25
  • Letter from a Friend: Disabled

Extra Options → Dragon Attacks

  • Min Days Between Attacks: 3
  • Dragon Attack Chance: 100

Trade & Barter

Barter Rates → Settings

  • Modify Barter Settings: Enabled

Barter Rates → Presets

  • Barter Presets: Medium

Ultimate Combat

General → Locational Damage

  • Headshot Message: Disabled

VioLens

Melee & Ranged → Melee

  • Advancing Killmoves: Last Enemy
  • Killmove Chance: 65%
  • Camera View: 3rd Person Last
  • Last Enemy Restriction: Disabled
  • Player Killmove Immunity: Enabled
  • Mace Decapitations: Disabled

Melee & Ranged → Ranged

  • Selection Mode: Automatic
  • Killmove Chance: 65%
  • Camera View: Projectiles
  • Last Enemy Restriction: Disabled

Stealth & Triggers → Stealth

  • Killmove Chance: 65%

Stealth & Triggers → Triggers

  • Left Attacks: Enabled
  • Alt Werewolf Attacks: Enabled

Widget Addon

Main → Widget Shape

  • Evolution Method: COLOR&ALPHA-BASED

Wildcat Combat

Injuries

  • Switch to Burst Injuries: Enabled

Difficulty

  • Allow Wildcat to Manage Difficulty: Enabled