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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.1,377
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message2,485
Changing your email address and/or password?3,135
Changing your user/login name6,278
Created a username; did not receive a password4,087
How can I donate to Briar Press3,428
How to contact a Briar Press member6,695
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?1,536
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box3,656
Solving login problems12,268
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums3,303
Why won't my photos upload?3,774
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps3,543
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets5,541
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use14,350
Using ornaments on a letterpress18,599
Using ornaments on your computer23,113
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)4,732
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad14,875
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 2,670
Paying for your ad: you decide4,404
Posting a classified ad: eligibility19,538
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers14,538
When your classified ad is declined or not published4,225
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings3,504
Founders, sources, acknowledgements16,194
How to edit your Press Names listing1,486
Introduction to the International Register3,758
My press name was declined. Why?2,163
Prop cards: their purpose and format10,540
Register the name of your private press37,123
Register: frequently asked questions6,605
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings3,690
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 3,665
How to contact a listing owner3,963
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages2,740
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,231
Discussion posting guidelines2,960
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums3,047
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)4,250
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value37,754
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers11,109
Buying type: new or used?30,079
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment38,663
Measuring the size of a press7,929
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction43,722
Printing terminology and parts13,272
The California job case25,751