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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.3,410
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message4,475
Changing your email address and/or password?5,149
Changing your user/login name8,319
Created a username; did not receive a password5,867
How can I donate to Briar Press5,092
How to contact a Briar Press member8,778
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?3,227
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box5,374
Solving login problems15,387
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums5,065
Why won't my photos upload?5,642
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps5,534
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets7,340
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use18,610
Using ornaments on a letterpress22,461
Using ornaments on your computer28,000
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)6,929
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad21,374
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 4,468
Paying for your ad: you decide6,376
Posting a classified ad: eligibility26,357
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers23,769
When your classified ad is declined or not published6,223
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings5,372
Founders, sources, acknowledgements21,630
How to edit your Press Names listing3,453
Introduction to the International Register5,558
My press name was declined. Why?3,970
Prop cards: their purpose and format14,915
Register the name of your private press48,296
Register: frequently asked questions9,764
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings5,553
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 5,101
How to contact a listing owner5,614
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages4,584
Posting a free listing: eligibility5,739
Discussion
Discussion posting guidelines4,369
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums4,604
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)5,927
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value51,769
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers15,785
Buying type: new or used?40,149
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment55,384
Measuring the size of a press10,782
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction64,523
Printing terminology and parts17,867
The California job case34,484