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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.2,657
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message3,767
Changing your email address and/or password?4,408
Changing your user/login name7,564
Created a username; did not receive a password5,248
How can I donate to Briar Press4,444
How to contact a Briar Press member7,982
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,532
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,710
Solving login problems14,265
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums4,326
Why won't my photos upload?4,931
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps4,775
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,651
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use17,307
Using ornaments on a letterpress21,007
Using ornaments on your computer26,368
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)6,060
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad18,707
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 3,751
Paying for your ad: you decide5,585
Posting a classified ad: eligibility23,557
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers18,081
When your classified ad is declined or not published5,435
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,671
Founders, sources, acknowledgements19,479
How to edit your Press Names listing2,687
Introduction to the International Register4,858
My press name was declined. Why?3,291
Prop cards: their purpose and format13,433
Register the name of your private press44,961
Register: frequently asked questions8,295
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings4,921
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,601
How to contact a listing owner4,959
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages3,843
Posting a free listing: eligibility5,170
Discussion posting guidelines3,851
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums4,020
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)5,286
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value47,228
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers13,888
Buying type: new or used?36,351
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment48,847
Measuring the size of a press9,731
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction57,320
Printing terminology and parts16,489
The California job case31,251