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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.2,322
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message3,445
Changing your email address and/or password?4,137
Changing your user/login name7,270
Created a username; did not receive a password4,980
How can I donate to Briar Press4,195
How to contact a Briar Press member7,647
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,283
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,457
Solving login problems13,794
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums4,069
Why won't my photos upload?4,664
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps4,446
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,356
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use16,709
Using ornaments on a letterpress20,388
Using ornaments on your computer25,631
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)5,747
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad17,662
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 3,490
Paying for your ad: you decide5,293
Posting a classified ad: eligibility22,476
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers17,125
When your classified ad is declined or not published5,098
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,369
Founders, sources, acknowledgements18,564
How to edit your Press Names listing2,368
Introduction to the International Register4,558
My press name was declined. Why?2,986
Prop cards: their purpose and format12,771
Register the name of your private press43,646
Register: frequently asked questions7,864
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings4,630
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,357
How to contact a listing owner4,696
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages3,536
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,949
Discussion posting guidelines3,626
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums3,794
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)5,017
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value44,862
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers13,126
Buying type: new or used?34,763
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment45,957
Measuring the size of a press9,245
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction53,807
Printing terminology and parts15,828
The California job case29,790