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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.4,430
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message5,298
Changing your email address and/or password?6,077
Changing your user/login name9,179
Created a username; did not receive a password6,828
How can I donate to Briar Press5,835
How to contact a Briar Press member9,655
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?3,963
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box6,158
Solving login problems16,779
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums5,996
Why won't my photos upload?6,506
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps6,435
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets8,223
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use19,964
Using ornaments on a letterpress23,881
Using ornaments on your computer29,691
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)7,901
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad23,542
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 5,268
Paying for your ad: you decide7,344
Posting a classified ad: eligibility28,624
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers25,784
When your classified ad is declined or not published7,062
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings6,233
Founders, sources, acknowledgements24,132
How to edit your Press Names listing4,278
Introduction to the International Register6,359
My press name was declined. Why?4,837
Prop cards: their purpose and format16,643
Register the name of your private press52,114
Register: frequently asked questions11,411
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings6,308
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 5,772
How to contact a listing owner6,430
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages5,568
Posting a free listing: eligibility6,450
Discussion posting guidelines5,060
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums5,283
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)6,652
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value56,419
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers18,137
Buying type: new or used?43,048
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment61,513
Measuring the size of a press12,102
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction71,960
Printing terminology and parts19,370
The California job case38,199