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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.2,271
General technical questions
Briar Press outages & Internal Server Error message3,392
Changing your email address and/or password?4,098
Changing your user/login name7,224
Created a username; did not receive a password4,934
How can I donate to Briar Press4,155
How to contact a Briar Press member7,595
My email was removed from my ad or listing. Why?2,232
No reply from listing owner to message I left in comment box4,422
Solving login problems13,716
Uploading photos to Briar Press ads, listings and forums4,038
Why won't my photos upload?4,621
Cuts & Caps
Creating shop aprons and other items with our Cuts and Caps4,398
How to request special cuts or entire alphabets6,317
Licenses for personal, commercial, and non-profit use16,611
Using ornaments on a letterpress20,281
Using ornaments on your computer25,504
Letterpress Classifieds
How do I get my ad at the top of the list? (Sticky ads)5,689
How to place, edit or remove a classified ad17,521
My ad was Sticky. Why did it disappear? 3,451
Paying for your ad: you decide5,246
Posting a classified ad: eligibility22,351
Recognizing scams and suspicious offers16,978
When your classified ad is declined or not published5,049
International Register of Press Names
Adding comments to Press Names listings4,304
Founders, sources, acknowledgements18,413
How to edit your Press Names listing2,315
Introduction to the International Register4,519
My press name was declined. Why?2,943
Prop cards: their purpose and format12,664
Register the name of your private press43,355
Register: frequently asked questions7,805
Printer's Yellow Pages
Adding feedback to the Yellow Pages listings4,577
How to claim ownership and edit a listing 4,321
How to contact a listing owner4,660
How to edit your listing in the Printer's Yellow Pages3,490
Posting a free listing: eligibility4,901
Discussion posting guidelines3,593
How to report spam posts in the Discussion forums3,757
Subscribing to a discussion topic (disabled)4,975
Presses and printing
Beginner's guide to buying a letterpress: parts, repair, value44,494
Buying rollers, replacing old rollers13,016
Buying type: new or used?34,545
Determining the value of a press and other printing equipment45,586
Measuring the size of a press9,165
Press manuals: parts, care, and instruction53,290
Printing terminology and parts15,741
The California job case29,587