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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.1,181
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message2,326
Changing your email address and/or password?2,951
Changing your user/login name5,979
Created a username; did not receive a password3,895
How can I donate to Briar Press3,251
How to contact a Briar Press member6,486
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?1,397
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box3,439
Solving login problems11,798
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums3,130
Why won't my photos upload?3,524
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps3,367
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets5,359
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use13,810
Using ornaments on a letterpress18,041
Using ornaments on your computer22,319
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)4,528
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad14,011
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 2,503
Paying for your ad: you decide4,197
Posting a classified ad: eligibility18,660
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers13,699
When your classified ad is declined or not published4,045
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings3,348
Founders, sources, acknowledgements15,545
How to edit your Press Names listing1,335
Introduction to the International Register3,584
My press name was declined. Why?1,979
Prop cards: their purpose and format9,936
Register the name of your private press33,528
Register: frequently asked questions6,288
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings3,535
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 3,513
How to contact a listing owner3,828
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages2,560
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,070
Discussion posting guidelines2,814
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums2,911
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)4,103
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value35,487
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers10,559
Buying type: new or used?28,510
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment36,387
Measuring the size of a press7,613
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction40,770
Printing terminology and parts12,547
The California job case24,602