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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.5,142
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message5,955
Changing your email address and/or password?6,746
Changing your user/login name9,901
Created a username; did not receive a password7,429
How can I donate to Briar Press6,458
How to contact a Briar Press member10,422
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?4,565
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box6,783
Solving login problems17,761
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums6,716
Why won't my photos upload?7,249
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps7,140
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets8,944
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use20,911
Using ornaments on a letterpress24,878
Using ornaments on your computer30,725
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)8,636
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad25,125
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 5,918
Paying for your ad: you decide8,045
Posting a classified ad: eligibility30,510
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers27,549
When your classified ad is declined or not published7,797
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings6,893
Founders, sources, acknowledgements26,027
How to edit your Press Names listing4,945
Introduction to the International Register6,967
My press name was declined. Why?5,543
Prop cards: their purpose and format17,762
Register the name of your private press54,139
Register: frequently asked questions12,610
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings6,997
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 6,261
How to contact a listing owner7,015
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages6,233
Posting a free listing: eligibility6,987
Discussion posting guidelines5,611
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums5,862
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)7,261
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value59,305
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers19,969
Buying type: new or used?45,741
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment65,396
Measuring the size of a press13,130
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction76,214
Printing terminology and parts20,531
The California job case40,189