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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.3,274
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message4,337
Changing your email address and/or password?5,006
Changing your user/login name8,186
Created a username; did not receive a password5,747
How can I donate to Briar Press4,973
How to contact a Briar Press member8,633
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?3,098
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box5,255
Solving login problems15,192
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums4,941
Why won't my photos upload?5,511
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps5,399
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets7,218
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use18,372
Using ornaments on a letterpress22,204
Using ornaments on your computer27,733
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)6,792
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad21,081
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 4,335
Paying for your ad: you decide6,233
Posting a classified ad: eligibility26,045
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers23,119
When your classified ad is declined or not published6,088
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings5,257
Founders, sources, acknowledgements21,288
How to edit your Press Names listing3,305
Introduction to the International Register5,404
My press name was declined. Why?3,856
Prop cards: their purpose and format14,690
Register the name of your private press47,789
Register: frequently asked questions9,510
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings5,444
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 5,009
How to contact a listing owner5,489
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages4,437
Posting a free listing: eligibility5,624
Discussion
Discussion posting guidelines4,259
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums4,502
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)5,811
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value51,152
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers15,497
Buying type: new or used?39,669
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment54,541
Measuring the size of a press10,603
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction63,576
Printing terminology and parts17,614
The California job case33,981