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The staff at Briar Press consists of just two people. We’ll try to respond to your problems and inquiries, but we hope to address some of them in the help pages below. If your question isn’t answered here, consider posting it in this Discussion topic.

About Briar PressViews
New here? Help us help you.2,877
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message3,972
Changing your email address and/or password?4,620
Changing your user/login name7,789
Created a username; did not receive a password5,430
How can I donate to Briar Press4,628
How to contact a Briar Press member8,219
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,725
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,908
Solving login problems14,613
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums4,530
Why won't my photos upload?5,138
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps5,033
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,870
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use17,720
Using ornaments on a letterpress21,450
Using ornaments on your computer26,893
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)6,345
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad19,696
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 3,959
Paying for your ad: you decide5,804
Posting a classified ad: eligibility24,635
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers19,327
When your classified ad is declined or not published5,683
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,897
Founders, sources, acknowledgements20,202
How to edit your Press Names listing2,908
Introduction to the International Register5,055
My press name was declined. Why?3,499
Prop cards: their purpose and format13,945
Register the name of your private press45,976
Register: frequently asked questions8,731
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings5,135
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,747
How to contact a listing owner5,140
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages4,054
Posting a free listing: eligibility5,335
Discussion
Discussion posting guidelines3,999
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums4,203
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)5,486
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value48,942
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers14,502
Buying type: new or used?37,647
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment51,231
Measuring the size of a press10,087
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction59,979
Printing terminology and parts16,945
The California job case32,335