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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.4,818
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message5,630
Changing your email address and/or password?6,413
Changing your user/login name9,535
Created a username; did not receive a password7,178
How can I donate to Briar Press6,147
How to contact a Briar Press member10,045
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?4,270
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box6,480
Solving login problems17,314
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums6,351
Why won't my photos upload?6,911
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps6,799
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets8,613
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use20,456
Using ornaments on a letterpress24,446
Using ornaments on your computer30,267
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)8,263
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad24,378
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 5,593
Paying for your ad: you decide7,721
Posting a classified ad: eligibility29,627
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers26,718
When your classified ad is declined or not published7,420
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings6,577
Founders, sources, acknowledgements25,129
How to edit your Press Names listing4,637
Introduction to the International Register6,700
My press name was declined. Why?5,194
Prop cards: their purpose and format17,275
Register the name of your private press53,107
Register: frequently asked questions12,042
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings6,637
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 6,025
How to contact a listing owner6,725
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages5,912
Posting a free listing: eligibility6,722
Discussion posting guidelines5,369
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums5,561
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)6,948
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value57,926
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers19,173
Buying type: new or used?44,509
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment63,490
Measuring the size of a press12,614
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction74,449
Printing terminology and parts20,076
The California job case39,374