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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.1,073
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message2,248
Changing your email address and/or password?2,865
Changing your user/login name5,808
Created a username; did not receive a password3,784
How can I donate to Briar Press3,181
How to contact a Briar Press member6,393
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?1,333
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box3,353
Solving login problems11,595
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums3,050
Why won't my photos upload?3,431
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps3,297
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets5,282
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use13,640
Using ornaments on a letterpress17,808
Using ornaments on your computer22,014
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)4,412
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad13,590
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 2,429
Paying for your ad: you decide4,106
Posting a classified ad: eligibility18,205
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers13,258
When your classified ad is declined or not published3,957
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings3,281
Founders, sources, acknowledgements15,270
How to edit your Press Names listing1,252
Introduction to the International Register3,514
My press name was declined. Why?1,902
Prop cards: their purpose and format9,705
Register the name of your private press31,803
Register: frequently asked questions6,134
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings3,463
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 3,457
How to contact a listing owner3,762
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages2,490
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,004
Discussion
Discussion posting guidelines2,744
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums2,849
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)4,043
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value34,639
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers10,379
Buying type: new or used?27,862
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment35,439
Measuring the size of a press7,504
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction39,450
Printing terminology and parts12,250
The California job case24,109