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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.4,333
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message5,211
Changing your email address and/or password?5,991
Changing your user/login name9,083
Created a username; did not receive a password6,732
How can I donate to Briar Press5,750
How to contact a Briar Press member9,562
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?3,875
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box6,077
Solving login problems16,651
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums5,896
Why won't my photos upload?6,411
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps6,325
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets8,131
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use19,837
Using ornaments on a letterpress23,736
Using ornaments on your computer29,543
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)7,798
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad23,355
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 5,169
Paying for your ad: you decide7,242
Posting a classified ad: eligibility28,415
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers25,593
When your classified ad is declined or not published6,972
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings6,148
Founders, sources, acknowledgements23,914
How to edit your Press Names listing4,195
Introduction to the International Register6,281
My press name was declined. Why?4,748
Prop cards: their purpose and format16,473
Register the name of your private press51,871
Register: frequently asked questions11,270
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings6,228
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 5,702
How to contact a listing owner6,355
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages5,471
Posting a free listing: eligibility6,374
Discussion posting guidelines4,987
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums5,211
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)6,576
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value56,024
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers17,852
Buying type: new or used?42,745
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment61,018
Measuring the size of a press11,972
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction71,270
Printing terminology and parts19,247
The California job case37,832