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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.2,225
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message3,345
Changing your email address and/or password?4,063
Changing your user/login name7,176
Created a username; did not receive a password4,888
How can I donate to Briar Press4,120
How to contact a Briar Press member7,544
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,184
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,383
Solving login problems13,631
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums3,997
Why won't my photos upload?4,571
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps4,350
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,277
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use16,505
Using ornaments on a letterpress20,189
Using ornaments on your computer25,382
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)5,628
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad17,397
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 3,394
Paying for your ad: you decide5,190
Posting a classified ad: eligibility22,219
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers16,837
When your classified ad is declined or not published5,001
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,243
Founders, sources, acknowledgements18,289
How to edit your Press Names listing2,266
Introduction to the International Register4,486
My press name was declined. Why?2,896
Prop cards: their purpose and format12,585
Register the name of your private press43,134
Register: frequently asked questions7,743
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings4,527
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,279
How to contact a listing owner4,624
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages3,452
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,858
Discussion posting guidelines3,557
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums3,710
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)4,930
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value44,152
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers12,931
Buying type: new or used?34,306
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment45,265
Measuring the size of a press9,095
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction52,814
Printing terminology and parts15,646
The California job case29,400