How To Delete Skyrim Saves

When playing Skyrim, it is common to accumulate a large number of saved games. However, sometimes it is necessary to delete some of these saves to free up space or clean up your saved game list. In this article, we will guide you through the process of deleting saved games in Skyrim.

Step 1: Launch Skyrim

To begin, launch Skyrim on your computer. Make sure you are on the main menu and not in the middle of a game.

Step 2: Click on “Load”

Click on the “Load” option on the main menu to access your saved games.

Step 3: Select the Saved Game to Delete

Scroll through your saved game list to find the one you want to delete. Once you have located it, click on it to select it.

Step 4: Click on “Delete”

With the saved game selected, click on the “Delete” option at the bottom of the screen. A confirmation message will appear asking if you are sure you want to delete this saved game.

Step 5: Confirm Deletion

Click “Yes” to confirm that you want to delete the saved game. The saved game will then be removed from your saved game list.


How do I delete multiple saved games at once?

Unfortunately, there is no way to delete multiple saved games at once in Skyrim. You will need to repeat the above process for each saved game you want to delete.

What happens if I delete a saved game?

Once you delete a saved game, it cannot be recovered. Make sure you are certain that you want to delete the saved game before confirming the deletion.

Can I recover a deleted saved game?

No, once a saved game is deleted, it cannot be recovered.

How do I know which saved game to delete?

When selecting saved games to delete, consider deleting ones that you no longer need or ones that are taking up a lot of space. Be careful not to delete any saved games that you still want to keep.


Deleting saved games in Skyrim is a straightforward process. By following the steps outlined in this article, you should be able to easily delete any saved games you no longer need. Just remember to be careful not to delete any saved games that you still want to keep.