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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.2,991
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message4,060
Changing your email address and/or password?4,725
Changing your user/login name7,898
Created a username; did not receive a password5,518
How can I donate to Briar Press4,717
How to contact a Briar Press member8,332
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,816
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,999
Solving login problems14,765
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums4,629
Why won't my photos upload?5,247
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps5,136
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,965
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use17,882
Using ornaments on a letterpress21,608
Using ornaments on your computer27,092
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)6,445
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad20,029
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 4,052
Paying for your ad: you decide5,899
Posting a classified ad: eligibility24,973
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers20,226
When your classified ad is declined or not published5,783
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,985
Founders, sources, acknowledgements20,467
How to edit your Press Names listing3,010
Introduction to the International Register5,126
My press name was declined. Why?3,598
Prop cards: their purpose and format14,126
Register the name of your private press46,324
Register: frequently asked questions8,886
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings5,219
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,817
How to contact a listing owner5,235
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages4,152
Posting a free listing: eligibility5,411
Discussion posting guidelines4,061
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums4,283
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)5,562
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value49,504
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers14,731
Buying type: new or used?38,096
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment52,069
Measuring the size of a press10,223
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction60,764
Printing terminology and parts17,112
The California job case32,717