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  1. Link Data Tables New

    Once you've created a Lookup Key for a table, you can use it to link records in one table to another.  Linking Existing Data Tables To link a data table to another, navigate to the data table you want to link. In this example, we'll...
  2. IATI Export

    All of the world's major donors have agreed to publish their data in the International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI) format, and in turn many of them require grantees and recipients to report back to them in IATI format. DevResults suppor...
  3. Create a new Results Framework

    DevResults allows you to create more than one Results Framework to map to your indicators. To create a new Results Framework, go to Results > Results Framework. Your existing Results Frameworks will be displayed in tabs along the top. T...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. Lookup key

    To link tables to one another, we've introduced a Lookup Key to the Design  tab of each data table.  The Lookup Key serves two functions: It produces a unique value for each row in a table that is used to link each row of a ta...
  9. Import History

    We've been working on developing and enabling relational data tables for the past few months and have been releasing small changes every few weeks that get us closer to launching data tables that you can link to one another. One of the major f...
  10. How do I Change the Data Submission Period?

    The problem:  You are trying to enter or edit data for an indicator but the reporting period's submission window is closed: Site owners can adjust the Submission Period Dates for a reporting period to allow contributors and partners ...