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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.2,318
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message3,439
Changing your email address and/or password?4,129
Changing your user/login name7,261
Created a username; did not receive a password4,975
How can I donate to Briar Press4,191
How to contact a Briar Press member7,641
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,276
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,454
Solving login problems13,780
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums4,067
Why won't my photos upload?4,661
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps4,442
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,349
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use16,701
Using ornaments on a letterpress20,379
Using ornaments on your computer25,612
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)5,743
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad17,650
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 3,487
Paying for your ad: you decide5,288
Posting a classified ad: eligibility22,463
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers17,112
When your classified ad is declined or not published5,092
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,365
Founders, sources, acknowledgements18,550
How to edit your Press Names listing2,363
Introduction to the International Register4,552
My press name was declined. Why?2,984
Prop cards: their purpose and format12,757
Register the name of your private press43,619
Register: frequently asked questions7,855
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings4,628
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,351
How to contact a listing owner4,689
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages3,531
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,941
Discussion posting guidelines3,623
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums3,788
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)5,014
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value44,818
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers13,111
Buying type: new or used?34,740
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment45,930
Measuring the size of a press9,242
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction53,745
Printing terminology and parts15,820
The California job case29,766