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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.860
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message2,086
Changing your email address and/or password?2,674
Changing your user/login name5,393
Created a username; did not receive a password3,553
How can I donate to Briar Press3,012
How to contact a Briar Press member6,192
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?1,168
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box3,086
Solving login problems11,093
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums2,839
Why won't my photos upload?3,208
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps3,071
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets5,079
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use13,230
Using ornaments on a letterpress17,367
Using ornaments on your computer21,452
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)4,214
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad12,783
My ad was declined. Why?1,380
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 2,255
Paying for your ad: you decide3,895
Posting a classified ad: eligibility17,258
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers12,416
When your classified ad is declined or not published3,804
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings3,097
Founders, sources, acknowledgements14,716
How to edit your Press Names listing1,099
Introduction to the International Register3,339
My press name was declined. Why?1,731
Prop cards: their purpose and format9,309
Register the name of your private press27,183
Register: frequently asked questions5,819
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings3,302
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 3,342
How to contact a listing owner3,629
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages2,332
Posting a free listing: eligibility3,878
Discussion
Discussion posting guidelines2,559
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums2,715
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)3,906
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value32,681
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers9,902
Buying type: new or used?26,553
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment33,276
Measuring the size of a press7,189
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction36,764
Printing terminology and parts11,598
The California job case23,100