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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.3,906
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message4,876
Changing your email address and/or password?5,632
Changing your user/login name8,719
Created a username; did not receive a password6,403
How can I donate to Briar Press5,445
How to contact a Briar Press member9,206
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?3,580
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box5,742
Solving login problems16,086
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums5,505
Why won't my photos upload?6,063
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps5,957
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets7,763
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use19,272
Using ornaments on a letterpress23,114
Using ornaments on your computer28,831
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)7,399
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad22,302
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 4,848
Paying for your ad: you decide6,835
Posting a classified ad: eligibility27,358
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers24,667
When your classified ad is declined or not published6,619
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings5,824
Founders, sources, acknowledgements22,715
How to edit your Press Names listing3,871
Introduction to the International Register5,956
My press name was declined. Why?4,387
Prop cards: their purpose and format15,740
Register the name of your private press50,430
Register: frequently asked questions10,633
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings5,925
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 5,437
How to contact a listing owner6,020
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages5,057
Posting a free listing: eligibility6,072
Discussion
Discussion posting guidelines4,704
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums4,944
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)6,286
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value53,847
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers16,748
Buying type: new or used?41,453
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment58,147
Measuring the size of a press11,343
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction67,500
Printing terminology and parts18,598
The California job case36,031