Welcome to the Papyrus Author Community

The Community is here to discuss everything Papyrus Author. Ask and receive help from your fellow writers, share stories or just mingle. We hope you enjoy it here as much as we do. Just sign into your Papyrus Author account to join. Welcome!

Here’s a few tips to get you started:

:partying_face: Log in to the Community

Start by clicking the Log in button on the upper-right corner of the page. Use the same email address and password you used to download the software from our website. If you haven’t created an account yet, you can do it here.

If you’ve lost your password you can recover it here

:memo: Check Your Profile Information

As a new user, you should head right over to the User Control Panel, create a personal username for yourself and check that all your info is correct. You can also add a personalized profile picture to make you more recognizable! You’ll find your profile page by clicking the square on the top-right corner of the page, selecting your username and ‘Preferences’.

How to access Profile Information

:world_map: Navigating the Forums

The front page shows the most recent discussions. If you’re looking for a particular topic or category of conversation, you can filter the discussions by category (Support, News, Coffee Break or General Discussion) in the menu line by clicking the ‘all categories’ title or using the search function.

How to navigate the Categories

:wave: Join the Conversation

When you’re logged in you can either reply to an ongoing discussion or create a new topic.

You can reply to a topic by clicking the ‘reply’ button at the bottom of the thread. If you want to reply to specific post you can do it by clicking the ‘Reply’ button on the right-hand side of the post. You can also quote a part of the conversation by simply selecting the text you wish to quote.

If you want to address a specific user in the conversation you can mention them by typing @ and selecting their username on the list.

How to quote a post


:bulb: Creating a Topic

If you want to create a new topic, just click and select and appropriate category for it. Categories are as follows:

Discuss Papyrus Author For general discussion on Papyrus Author
Support when you need help using Papyrus Author
Coffee break for any and all banter

Remember to use the search function before creating a new topic – chances are that there’s already a discussion on it.

:v: A Few Guidelines to Keep the Community Fun for Everyone

Be cool

  • Let’s keep the conversation on-topic
  • It’s OK to disagree, but let’s be courteous towards our fellow authors

If you encounter inappropriate posts such as harassment or spamming you can flag them. This will notify the Papyrus Author team and both the user and the inappropriate post will be handled accordingly.

Here’s how you can flag a post:

How to flag a post

… And that’s it. Welcome to Papyrus Author Community. If you have any questions you can always contact our Moderators.

Happy writing!