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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.2,368
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message3,509
Changing your email address and/or password?4,181
Changing your user/login name7,311
Created a username; did not receive a password5,026
How can I donate to Briar Press4,241
How to contact a Briar Press member7,710
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,319
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,496
Solving login problems13,865
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums4,111
Why won't my photos upload?4,707
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps4,497
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,405
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use16,803
Using ornaments on a letterpress20,471
Using ornaments on your computer25,736
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)5,791
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad17,753
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 3,534
Paying for your ad: you decide5,329
Posting a classified ad: eligibility22,576
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers17,215
When your classified ad is declined or not published5,160
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,416
Founders, sources, acknowledgements18,676
How to edit your Press Names listing2,421
Introduction to the International Register4,609
My press name was declined. Why?3,026
Prop cards: their purpose and format12,859
Register the name of your private press43,819
Register: frequently asked questions7,913
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings4,679
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,397
How to contact a listing owner4,737
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages3,588
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,981
Discussion posting guidelines3,668
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums3,831
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)5,058
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value45,146
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers13,230
Buying type: new or used?34,961
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment46,218
Measuring the size of a press9,310
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction54,281
Printing terminology and parts15,923
The California job case29,957