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  1. Integrating Single-Sign On

    Many IT departments have configured some kind of Single Sign-On (SSO) for users to have a single set of credentials to access common applications. If you're looking to integrate DevResults more fully with your existing IT environment, you now ha...
  2. Data Table Row Locking

    One of the reasons people want to use DevResults is to provide a way to formalize data submission, review, and approval processes--and to guarantee that approved data can be "finalized" and become the data of record moving forward. We pro...
  3. Data Submission & Approval Process

    One of the reasons people want to use DevResults is to provide a way to formalize data submission, review, and approval processes--and to guarantee that approved data can be "finalized" and become the data of record moving forward. We pro...
  4. Calculating Averages

    Averages of indicator results are properly weighted when you aggregate data by activity, time period, disaggregation, or geographic place.  Let's look at an example. Say we're looking at the indicator "% people who passed the t...
  5. Submitting Help Tickets

    There are two ways to submit DevResults help tickets: Send an email to help@devresults.com . Submit a help ticket directly through your DevResults site. (To do this, click on Help > Contact Help Desk from any page.)  When yo...
  6. Resetting an Activity Reporting Period

    Let's say, hypothetically, that you've collected data for an activity reporting period, but you realize that this data was either entered into the wrong activity, or the wrong reporting period, or wasn't properly cleaned. You'd like ...
  7. Is there a DevResults User Forum?

    Yes: our user forum is at helpdesk.devresults.com/discussions . Our goal is to facilitate a community of DevResults users who collaborate to address data and program management challenges across diverse contexts, sectors, and organizations.  ...
  8. Stakeholder Buy-In Guide

    Download the Stakeholder Buy-In Checklist. Download the Stakeholder Expectations Worksheet. Cultivating stakeholder buy-in In order for your organization to adopt DevResults fully, you will need the people involved to embrace the changes that...
  9. Permissions Matrix

    We've created an Excel file to help you assign permissions to your various groups of users. (See Permissions Overview for more information on permissions.) Tab 1 provides you with our default user groups and permissions settings. You can chan...
  10. Change Management Toolkit

    Change management is hard. We've developed a range of tools to help with the people-side of implementing DevResults. Permissions Matrix : To help decide which groups of users should have which permissions, we've assembled an Excel fil...