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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.2,376
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message3,520
Changing your email address and/or password?4,192
Changing your user/login name7,323
Created a username; did not receive a password5,032
How can I donate to Briar Press4,249
How to contact a Briar Press member7,717
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,329
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,507
Solving login problems13,877
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums4,119
Why won't my photos upload?4,714
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps4,505
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,413
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use16,828
Using ornaments on a letterpress20,496
Using ornaments on your computer25,757
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)5,798
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad17,801
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 3,544
Paying for your ad: you decide5,338
Posting a classified ad: eligibility22,615
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers17,252
When your classified ad is declined or not published5,172
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,422
Founders, sources, acknowledgements18,695
How to edit your Press Names listing2,434
Introduction to the International Register4,618
My press name was declined. Why?3,035
Prop cards: their purpose and format12,873
Register the name of your private press43,841
Register: frequently asked questions7,925
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings4,687
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,403
How to contact a listing owner4,746
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages3,599
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,991
Discussion posting guidelines3,676
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums3,838
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)5,066
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value45,188
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers13,243
Buying type: new or used?35,013
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment46,301
Measuring the size of a press9,321
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction54,361
Printing terminology and parts15,936
The California job case29,985