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About Briar PressViews
New here? Help us help you.869
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message2,097
Changing your email address and/or password?2,683
Changing your user/login name5,409
Created a username; did not receive a password3,559
How can I donate to Briar Press3,018
How to contact a Briar Press member6,197
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?1,172
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box3,096
Solving login problems11,109
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums2,843
Why won't my photos upload?3,217
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps3,079
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets5,086
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use13,246
Using ornaments on a letterpress17,377
Using ornaments on your computer21,483
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)4,222
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad12,831
My ad was declined. Why?1,384
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 2,263
Paying for your ad: you decide3,902
Posting a classified ad: eligibility17,303
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers12,438
When your classified ad is declined or not published3,809
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings3,106
Founders, sources, acknowledgements14,744
How to edit your Press Names listing1,104
Introduction to the International Register3,345
My press name was declined. Why?1,735
Prop cards: their purpose and format9,325
Register the name of your private press27,327
Register: frequently asked questions5,833
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings3,306
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 3,345
How to contact a listing owner3,631
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages2,338
Posting a free listing: eligibility3,881
Discussion
Discussion posting guidelines2,573
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums2,718
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)3,909
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value32,767
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers9,927
Buying type: new or used?26,604
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment33,384
Measuring the size of a press7,199
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction36,865
Printing terminology and parts11,625
The California job case23,134