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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.5,202
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message6,012
Changing your email address and/or password?6,805
Changing your user/login name9,966
Created a username; did not receive a password7,483
How can I donate to Briar Press6,515
How to contact a Briar Press member10,484
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?4,619
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box6,829
Solving login problems17,868
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums6,786
Why won't my photos upload?7,312
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps7,201
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets9,003
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use21,005
Using ornaments on a letterpress24,975
Using ornaments on your computer30,831
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)8,701
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad25,297
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 5,976
Paying for your ad: you decide8,115
Posting a classified ad: eligibility30,698
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers27,736
When your classified ad is declined or not published7,861
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings6,946
Founders, sources, acknowledgements26,316
How to edit your Press Names listing5,011
Introduction to the International Register7,018
My press name was declined. Why?5,605
Prop cards: their purpose and format17,867
Register the name of your private press54,350
Register: frequently asked questions12,735
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings7,073
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 6,301
How to contact a listing owner7,067
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages6,292
Posting a free listing: eligibility7,053
Discussion posting guidelines5,647
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums5,903
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)7,313
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value59,596
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers20,107
Buying type: new or used?46,003
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment65,835
Measuring the size of a press13,237
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction76,578
Printing terminology and parts20,677
The California job case40,395