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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.1,317
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message2,450
Changing your email address and/or password?3,079
Changing your user/login name6,213
Created a username; did not receive a password4,035
How can I donate to Briar Press3,384
How to contact a Briar Press member6,649
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?1,502
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box3,612
Solving login problems12,144
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums3,257
Why won't my photos upload?3,723
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps3,508
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets5,495
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use14,223
Using ornaments on a letterpress18,447
Using ornaments on your computer22,925
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)4,663
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad14,653
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 2,623
Paying for your ad: you decide4,362
Posting a classified ad: eligibility19,327
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers14,344
When your classified ad is declined or not published4,187
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings3,470
Founders, sources, acknowledgements16,047
How to edit your Press Names listing1,455
Introduction to the International Register3,727
My press name was declined. Why?2,126
Prop cards: their purpose and format10,389
Register the name of your private press36,171
Register: frequently asked questions6,552
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings3,652
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 3,635
How to contact a listing owner3,933
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages2,698
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,188
Discussion posting guidelines2,926
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums3,018
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)4,206
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value37,160
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers10,956
Buying type: new or used?29,732
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment38,058
Measuring the size of a press7,860
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction42,943
Printing terminology and parts13,073
The California job case25,428