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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.4,336
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message5,214
Changing your email address and/or password?5,992
Changing your user/login name9,085
Created a username; did not receive a password6,735
How can I donate to Briar Press5,751
How to contact a Briar Press member9,565
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?3,877
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box6,078
Solving login problems16,652
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums5,899
Why won't my photos upload?6,413
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps6,327
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets8,134
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use19,839
Using ornaments on a letterpress23,742
Using ornaments on your computer29,545
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)7,802
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad23,357
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 5,170
Paying for your ad: you decide7,244
Posting a classified ad: eligibility28,419
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers25,598
When your classified ad is declined or not published6,973
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings6,151
Founders, sources, acknowledgements23,921
How to edit your Press Names listing4,197
Introduction to the International Register6,282
My press name was declined. Why?4,749
Prop cards: their purpose and format16,479
Register the name of your private press51,877
Register: frequently asked questions11,273
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings6,229
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 5,704
How to contact a listing owner6,357
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages5,475
Posting a free listing: eligibility6,375
Discussion posting guidelines4,989
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums5,213
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)6,578
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value56,039
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers17,863
Buying type: new or used?42,754
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment61,037
Measuring the size of a press11,976
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction71,299
Printing terminology and parts19,250
The California job case37,869