Oghma Infinium glitch

#1The_BinksPosted 12/1/2011 1:09:00 PM
did they fix this, because when i try to do it, the shelf becomes unresponsive when i try to activate it... anyone else run into this problem??
#2TheImmortal0nePosted 12/1/2011 1:16:07 PM
yeah, the bookshelves are messed up in general. something in the patch messed them up, maybe to stop the Oghma Infinium glitch, but it makes bookshelves just about useless now. And it seems that armor mannequins and weapon racks still dont work. Great job Bethesda ><
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#3todd_360Posted 12/1/2011 1:18:01 PM
The bookshelf glitch in the new patch prevents being able to do it. I doubt it was intentional cos it stops any use of the bookshelf if you take a book off even once.
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#4v1valab8mPosted 12/1/2011 1:19:11 PM
You can do the glitch with any chest you own after the patch.
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#5antking61Posted 12/1/2011 1:20:03 PM
1. Access a crate/barrel/chest with Oghma Infinium in your inventory.
2. Read book for desired stat.
3. Without closing menu, deposit book.
4. Pull out Oghma Infinum.
5. Repeat steps 2-4.
6. ???
7. Profit!!!
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#6The_Binks(Topic Creator)Posted 12/1/2011 2:04:06 PM
Thanks guys
#7zyrax2301Posted 12/1/2011 2:05:44 PM
I thought this book could be used to make money? Is it seriously only for skills?
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#8GothannPosted 12/2/2011 7:58:45 AM
zyrax2301 posted...
I thought this book could be used to make money? Is it seriously only for skills?

Since bookshelves aren't working anymore, duping books becomes horribly difficult and luck-based (even on PC). You'd need to drop the book, read it from world view, take it quickly, and hope the book doesn't disappear in world view before you can read it a second time and take it again.

It's quite frankly not worth the effort. Being level 81 and getting leveled gold rewards from quests more than equals the loss of thousands of gold per book sale, unless you only wanted to dupe the book for money and not levels...
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