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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.4,166
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message5,085
Changing your email address and/or password?5,863
Changing your user/login name8,956
Created a username; did not receive a password6,621
How can I donate to Briar Press5,636
How to contact a Briar Press member9,432
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?3,762
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box5,954
Solving login problems16,449
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums5,758
Why won't my photos upload?6,280
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps6,188
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets7,994
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use19,624
Using ornaments on a letterpress23,514
Using ornaments on your computer29,293
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)7,656
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad22,941
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 5,049
Paying for your ad: you decide7,095
Posting a classified ad: eligibility27,966
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers25,243
When your classified ad is declined or not published6,853
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings6,035
Founders, sources, acknowledgements23,467
How to edit your Press Names listing4,074
Introduction to the International Register6,156
My press name was declined. Why?4,621
Prop cards: their purpose and format16,208
Register the name of your private press51,446
Register: frequently asked questions11,018
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings6,114
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 5,610
How to contact a listing owner6,242
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages5,316
Posting a free listing: eligibility6,266
Discussion posting guidelines4,887
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums5,117
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)6,476
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value55,213
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers17,362
Buying type: new or used?42,231
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment59,924
Measuring the size of a press11,744
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction69,978
Printing terminology and parts19,026
The California job case36,983