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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.4,944
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message5,757
Changing your email address and/or password?6,542
Changing your user/login name9,670
Created a username; did not receive a password7,274
How can I donate to Briar Press6,271
How to contact a Briar Press member10,184
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?4,386
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box6,597
Solving login problems17,478
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums6,499
Why won't my photos upload?7,052
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps6,928
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets8,739
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use20,626
Using ornaments on a letterpress24,611
Using ornaments on your computer30,431
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)8,412
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad24,660
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 5,719
Paying for your ad: you decide7,848
Posting a classified ad: eligibility29,984
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers27,032
When your classified ad is declined or not published7,577
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings6,700
Founders, sources, acknowledgements25,445
How to edit your Press Names listing4,756
Introduction to the International Register6,807
My press name was declined. Why?5,347
Prop cards: their purpose and format17,451
Register the name of your private press53,382
Register: frequently asked questions12,252
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings6,760
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 6,116
How to contact a listing owner6,840
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages6,039
Posting a free listing: eligibility6,806
Discussion posting guidelines5,460
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums5,678
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)7,081
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value58,418
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers19,450
Buying type: new or used?45,002
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment64,197
Measuring the size of a press12,826
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction75,076
Printing terminology and parts20,244
The California job case39,691