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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.4,951
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message5,762
Changing your email address and/or password?6,549
Changing your user/login name9,675
Created a username; did not receive a password7,278
How can I donate to Briar Press6,279
How to contact a Briar Press member10,192
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?4,393
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box6,603
Solving login problems17,484
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums6,505
Why won't my photos upload?7,058
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps6,934
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets8,746
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use20,641
Using ornaments on a letterpress24,625
Using ornaments on your computer30,437
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)8,415
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad24,675
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 5,723
Paying for your ad: you decide7,851
Posting a classified ad: eligibility30,002
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers27,046
When your classified ad is declined or not published7,583
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings6,704
Founders, sources, acknowledgements25,461
How to edit your Press Names listing4,759
Introduction to the International Register6,812
My press name was declined. Why?5,352
Prop cards: their purpose and format17,457
Register the name of your private press53,423
Register: frequently asked questions12,264
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings6,768
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 6,119
How to contact a listing owner6,845
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages6,048
Posting a free listing: eligibility6,809
Discussion posting guidelines5,464
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums5,684
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)7,087
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value58,440
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers19,465
Buying type: new or used?45,029
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment64,230
Measuring the size of a press12,829
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction75,108
Printing terminology and parts20,251
The California job case39,702