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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.2,220
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message3,339
Changing your email address and/or password?4,057
Changing your user/login name7,169
Created a username; did not receive a password4,883
How can I donate to Briar Press4,114
How to contact a Briar Press member7,537
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,180
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,378
Solving login problems13,617
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums3,992
Why won't my photos upload?4,564
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps4,345
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,270
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use16,489
Using ornaments on a letterpress20,176
Using ornaments on your computer25,372
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)5,624
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad17,389
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 3,389
Paying for your ad: you decide5,184
Posting a classified ad: eligibility22,206
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers16,822
When your classified ad is declined or not published4,997
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,235
Founders, sources, acknowledgements18,279
How to edit your Press Names listing2,261
Introduction to the International Register4,479
My press name was declined. Why?2,890
Prop cards: their purpose and format12,577
Register the name of your private press43,115
Register: frequently asked questions7,736
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings4,521
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,274
How to contact a listing owner4,618
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages3,448
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,853
Discussion posting guidelines3,552
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums3,703
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)4,925
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value44,124
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers12,918
Buying type: new or used?34,290
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment45,236
Measuring the size of a press9,084
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction52,756
Printing terminology and parts15,637
The California job case29,380