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About Briar PressViews
New here? Help us help you.860
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message2,087
Changing your email address and/or password?2,674
Changing your user/login name5,395
Created a username; did not receive a password3,553
How can I donate to Briar Press3,013
How to contact a Briar Press member6,193
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?1,168
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box3,086
Solving login problems11,093
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums2,839
Why won't my photos upload?3,210
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps3,071
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets5,080
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use13,231
Using ornaments on a letterpress17,368
Using ornaments on your computer21,454
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)4,215
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad12,783
My ad was declined. Why?1,381
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 2,257
Paying for your ad: you decide3,895
Posting a classified ad: eligibility17,259
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers12,417
When your classified ad is declined or not published3,805
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings3,098
Founders, sources, acknowledgements14,719
How to edit your Press Names listing1,099
Introduction to the International Register3,340
My press name was declined. Why?1,732
Prop cards: their purpose and format9,311
Register the name of your private press27,222
Register: frequently asked questions5,820
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings3,302
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 3,343
How to contact a listing owner3,629
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages2,332
Posting a free listing: eligibility3,878
Discussion
Discussion posting guidelines2,561
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums2,715
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)3,906
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value32,691
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers9,905
Buying type: new or used?26,555
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment33,282
Measuring the size of a press7,190
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction36,776
Printing terminology and parts11,601
The California job case23,101