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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.4,561
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message5,407
Changing your email address and/or password?6,183
Changing your user/login name9,292
Created a username; did not receive a password6,943
How can I donate to Briar Press5,931
How to contact a Briar Press member9,774
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?4,066
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box6,256
Solving login problems16,944
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums6,117
Why won't my photos upload?6,661
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps6,553
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets8,348
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use20,129
Using ornaments on a letterpress24,081
Using ornaments on your computer29,893
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)8,020
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad23,810
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 5,368
Paying for your ad: you decide7,452
Posting a classified ad: eligibility28,976
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers26,092
When your classified ad is declined or not published7,172
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings6,346
Founders, sources, acknowledgements24,448
How to edit your Press Names listing4,396
Introduction to the International Register6,469
My press name was declined. Why?4,958
Prop cards: their purpose and format16,860
Register the name of your private press52,455
Register: frequently asked questions11,588
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings6,418
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 5,853
How to contact a listing owner6,524
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages5,673
Posting a free listing: eligibility6,534
Discussion
Discussion posting guidelines5,157
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums5,369
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)6,740
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value56,940
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers18,507
Buying type: new or used?43,484
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment62,247
Measuring the size of a press12,287
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction72,789
Printing terminology and parts19,525
The California job case38,614