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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.2,615
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message3,698
Changing your email address and/or password?4,353
Changing your user/login name7,509
Created a username; did not receive a password5,205
How can I donate to Briar Press4,392
How to contact a Briar Press member7,925
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,487
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,661
Solving login problems14,187
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums4,278
Why won't my photos upload?4,884
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps4,711
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,599
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use17,233
Using ornaments on a letterpress20,913
Using ornaments on your computer26,249
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)6,013
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad18,426
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 3,703
Paying for your ad: you decide5,542
Posting a classified ad: eligibility23,274
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers17,820
When your classified ad is declined or not published5,367
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,608
Founders, sources, acknowledgements19,290
How to edit your Press Names listing2,615
Introduction to the International Register4,805
My press name was declined. Why?3,225
Prop cards: their purpose and format13,304
Register the name of your private press44,638
Register: frequently asked questions8,176
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings4,866
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,561
How to contact a listing owner4,901
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages3,797
Posting a free listing: eligibility5,140
Discussion posting guidelines3,813
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums3,985
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)5,232
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value46,853
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers13,757
Buying type: new or used?36,019
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment48,220
Measuring the size of a press9,640
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction56,762
Printing terminology and parts16,381
The California job case31,002