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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.2,079
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message3,220
Changing your email address and/or password?3,931
Changing your user/login name7,026
Created a username; did not receive a password4,748
How can I donate to Briar Press4,007
How to contact a Briar Press member7,374
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,093
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,261
Solving login problems13,389
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums3,862
Why won't my photos upload?4,421
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps4,209
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,142
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use16,180
Using ornaments on a letterpress19,907
Using ornaments on your computer24,982
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)5,485
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad17,007
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 3,266
Paying for your ad: you decide5,055
Posting a classified ad: eligibility21,795
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers16,452
When your classified ad is declined or not published4,866
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,097
Founders, sources, acknowledgements17,863
How to edit your Press Names listing2,130
Introduction to the International Register4,365
My press name was declined. Why?2,772
Prop cards: their purpose and format12,261
Register the name of your private press42,531
Register: frequently asked questions7,552
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings4,382
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,163
How to contact a listing owner4,511
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages3,327
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,753
Discussion
Discussion posting guidelines3,448
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums3,593
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)4,826
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value43,068
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers12,599
Buying type: new or used?33,604
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment44,119
Measuring the size of a press8,864
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction51,124
Printing terminology and parts15,296
The California job case28,754