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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.1,186
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message2,329
Changing your email address and/or password?2,956
Changing your user/login name5,998
Created a username; did not receive a password3,902
How can I donate to Briar Press3,256
How to contact a Briar Press member6,496
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?1,404
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box3,448
Solving login problems11,823
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums3,136
Why won't my photos upload?3,534
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps3,375
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets5,370
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use13,834
Using ornaments on a letterpress18,070
Using ornaments on your computer22,355
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)4,536
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad14,053
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 2,511
Paying for your ad: you decide4,205
Posting a classified ad: eligibility18,704
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers13,740
When your classified ad is declined or not published4,050
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings3,354
Founders, sources, acknowledgements15,577
How to edit your Press Names listing1,343
Introduction to the International Register3,597
My press name was declined. Why?1,988
Prop cards: their purpose and format9,960
Register the name of your private press33,741
Register: frequently asked questions6,310
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings3,539
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 3,521
How to contact a listing owner3,834
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages2,571
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,078
Discussion
Discussion posting guidelines2,821
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums2,918
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)4,107
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value35,587
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers10,586
Buying type: new or used?28,580
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment36,488
Measuring the size of a press7,628
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction40,909
Printing terminology and parts12,591
The California job case24,685