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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.1,115
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message2,283
Changing your email address and/or password?2,907
Changing your user/login name5,876
Created a username; did not receive a password3,833
How can I donate to Briar Press3,211
How to contact a Briar Press member6,431
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?1,360
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box3,396
Solving login problems11,681
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums3,081
Why won't my photos upload?3,473
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps3,322
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets5,314
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use13,709
Using ornaments on a letterpress17,908
Using ornaments on your computer22,129
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)4,452
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad13,721
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 2,458
Paying for your ad: you decide4,142
Posting a classified ad: eligibility18,352
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers13,386
When your classified ad is declined or not published3,996
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings3,316
Founders, sources, acknowledgements15,393
How to edit your Press Names listing1,284
Introduction to the International Register3,546
My press name was declined. Why?1,935
Prop cards: their purpose and format9,791
Register the name of your private press32,497
Register: frequently asked questions6,195
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings3,500
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 3,480
How to contact a listing owner3,786
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages2,517
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,034
Discussion posting guidelines2,775
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums2,876
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)4,066
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value35,004
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers10,452
Buying type: new or used?28,119
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment35,798
Measuring the size of a press7,549
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction39,977
Printing terminology and parts12,354
The California job case24,309