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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.4,514
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message5,369
Changing your email address and/or password?6,145
Changing your user/login name9,255
Created a username; did not receive a password6,896
How can I donate to Briar Press5,899
How to contact a Briar Press member9,731
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?4,032
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box6,229
Solving login problems16,879
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums6,080
Why won't my photos upload?6,623
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps6,504
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets8,301
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use20,076
Using ornaments on a letterpress24,011
Using ornaments on your computer29,818
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)7,976
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad23,695
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 5,335
Paying for your ad: you decide7,415
Posting a classified ad: eligibility28,835
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers25,966
When your classified ad is declined or not published7,130
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings6,306
Founders, sources, acknowledgements24,346
How to edit your Press Names listing4,354
Introduction to the International Register6,428
My press name was declined. Why?4,914
Prop cards: their purpose and format16,782
Register the name of your private press52,331
Register: frequently asked questions11,517
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings6,379
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 5,826
How to contact a listing owner6,486
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages5,637
Posting a free listing: eligibility6,505
Discussion posting guidelines5,124
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums5,343
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)6,711
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value56,739
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers18,385
Buying type: new or used?43,327
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment61,959
Measuring the size of a press12,210
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction72,488
Printing terminology and parts19,465
The California job case38,432