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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.1,251
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message2,374
Changing your email address and/or password?3,018
Changing your user/login name6,114
Created a username; did not receive a password3,976
How can I donate to Briar Press3,309
How to contact a Briar Press member6,577
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?1,444
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box3,540
Solving login problems11,996
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums3,191
Why won't my photos upload?3,627
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps3,437
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets5,423
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use14,031
Using ornaments on a letterpress18,299
Using ornaments on your computer22,636
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)4,599
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad14,391
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 2,561
Paying for your ad: you decide4,279
Posting a classified ad: eligibility19,038
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers14,089
When your classified ad is declined or not published4,106
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings3,396
Founders, sources, acknowledgements15,849
How to edit your Press Names listing1,387
Introduction to the International Register3,652
My press name was declined. Why?2,041
Prop cards: their purpose and format10,175
Register the name of your private press35,279
Register: frequently asked questions6,428
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings3,584
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 3,557
How to contact a listing owner3,879
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages2,624
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,124
Discussion posting guidelines2,865
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums2,959
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)4,148
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value36,457
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers10,792
Buying type: new or used?29,198
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment37,292
Measuring the size of a press7,751
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction42,010
Printing terminology and parts12,856
The California job case25,078