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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.4,427
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message5,294
Changing your email address and/or password?6,073
Changing your user/login name9,173
Created a username; did not receive a password6,822
How can I donate to Briar Press5,829
How to contact a Briar Press member9,649
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?3,957
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box6,152
Solving login problems16,773
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums5,989
Why won't my photos upload?6,500
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps6,429
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets8,217
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use19,957
Using ornaments on a letterpress23,876
Using ornaments on your computer29,688
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)7,896
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad23,538
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 5,263
Paying for your ad: you decide7,336
Posting a classified ad: eligibility28,615
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers25,777
When your classified ad is declined or not published7,057
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings6,227
Founders, sources, acknowledgements24,128
How to edit your Press Names listing4,275
Introduction to the International Register6,355
My press name was declined. Why?4,832
Prop cards: their purpose and format16,637
Register the name of your private press52,107
Register: frequently asked questions11,398
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings6,302
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 5,766
How to contact a listing owner6,425
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages5,561
Posting a free listing: eligibility6,443
Discussion posting guidelines5,056
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums5,279
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)6,647
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value56,402
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers18,121
Buying type: new or used?43,039
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment61,503
Measuring the size of a press12,097
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction71,929
Printing terminology and parts19,364
The California job case38,191