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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.3,534
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message4,592
Changing your email address and/or password?5,262
Changing your user/login name8,433
Created a username; did not receive a password5,986
How can I donate to Briar Press5,193
How to contact a Briar Press member8,906
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?3,336
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box5,478
Solving login problems15,547
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums5,192
Why won't my photos upload?5,752
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps5,655
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets7,458
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use18,822
Using ornaments on a letterpress22,648
Using ornaments on your computer28,228
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)7,061
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad21,649
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 4,569
Paying for your ad: you decide6,498
Posting a classified ad: eligibility26,644
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers24,052
When your classified ad is declined or not published6,332
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings5,499
Founders, sources, acknowledgements21,932
How to edit your Press Names listing3,574
Introduction to the International Register5,669
My press name was declined. Why?4,077
Prop cards: their purpose and format15,115
Register the name of your private press48,771
Register: frequently asked questions10,027
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings5,664
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 5,200
How to contact a listing owner5,728
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages4,722
Posting a free listing: eligibility5,832
Discussion
Discussion posting guidelines4,460
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums4,695
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)6,023
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value52,342
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers16,007
Buying type: new or used?40,546
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment56,137
Measuring the size of a press10,923
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction65,286
Printing terminology and parts18,059
The California job case34,876