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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.2,668
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message3,782
Changing your email address and/or password?4,417
Changing your user/login name7,573
Created a username; did not receive a password5,257
How can I donate to Briar Press4,452
How to contact a Briar Press member7,993
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,542
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,719
Solving login problems14,279
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums4,333
Why won't my photos upload?4,942
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps4,787
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,660
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use17,329
Using ornaments on a letterpress21,024
Using ornaments on your computer26,387
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)6,072
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad18,739
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 3,762
Paying for your ad: you decide5,597
Posting a classified ad: eligibility23,588
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers18,105
When your classified ad is declined or not published5,443
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,676
Founders, sources, acknowledgements19,514
How to edit your Press Names listing2,696
Introduction to the International Register4,868
My press name was declined. Why?3,296
Prop cards: their purpose and format13,455
Register the name of your private press45,010
Register: frequently asked questions8,310
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings4,928
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,607
How to contact a listing owner4,966
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages3,851
Posting a free listing: eligibility5,175
Discussion
Discussion posting guidelines3,861
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums4,029
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)5,294
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value47,275
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers13,906
Buying type: new or used?36,388
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment48,916
Measuring the size of a press9,743
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction57,389
Printing terminology and parts16,506
The California job case31,285