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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.2,270
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message3,391
Changing your email address and/or password?4,094
Changing your user/login name7,223
Created a username; did not receive a password4,931
How can I donate to Briar Press4,154
How to contact a Briar Press member7,594
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,230
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,421
Solving login problems13,711
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums4,037
Why won't my photos upload?4,618
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps4,395
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,315
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use16,607
Using ornaments on a letterpress20,274
Using ornaments on your computer25,498
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)5,688
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad17,514
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 3,449
Paying for your ad: you decide5,243
Posting a classified ad: eligibility22,341
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers16,971
When your classified ad is declined or not published5,048
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,301
Founders, sources, acknowledgements18,405
How to edit your Press Names listing2,310
Introduction to the International Register4,518
My press name was declined. Why?2,941
Prop cards: their purpose and format12,660
Register the name of your private press43,349
Register: frequently asked questions7,803
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings4,575
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,319
How to contact a listing owner4,659
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages3,488
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,899
Discussion posting guidelines3,591
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums3,755
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)4,973
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value44,480
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers13,014
Buying type: new or used?34,527
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment45,572
Measuring the size of a press9,161
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction53,266
Printing terminology and parts15,737
The California job case29,581