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  1. Setup Template Instructions

    Overview The DevResults Setup Template forms the structural foundation of your DevResults site. DevResults is happy to help organize this information, but ultimately, you are responsible for the content provided. This Excel file has thirteen tabs, ...
  2. Why does my Pito Report have Uncategorized Data?

    Broadly, the answer is what we show you in the site: "The data here is not categorized by the rows and columns you've selected." But what does that mean to you? Well, there are a number of reasons you might see this error. Here are th...
  3. Indicator Guidebook

    Intro to Indicators Indicators must be precisely defined so that results can be compared between locations, reporting periods, and activities. We've studied performance data and designed DevResults to enforce indicator definitions that make dat...
  4. Data Structures

    If you've gone through DevResults training, you know that all pieces of data in DevResults need to have four characteristics defined: Who What When Where It's easy to remember these words, but understanding the concepts they align to ...
  5. Assign a Geography to an Activity

    In this page: Assign Geographies to Activity Advanced Geography Settings Assign Geographies to Activity DevResults tracks two types of geographies : Locations (specific points on a map with GPS coordinates such as hospitals, schools...
  6. Permissions Overview

    DevResults uses a role-based access control style of permissions. In plain English: You never assign permissions directly to an individual user You assign permissions to a group To give a user permissions, you assign a user to that group This ...
  7. Report 'Direct Entry' Data via Excel (Partners)

    There are two ways to enter indicator results: Using an Excel template (as shown on this page) Entering data online Mix and match data entry:  You can use a combination of entering data online or in an Excel template. For example, y...
  8. Activities and Organizations

    What is an activity? An "Activity" in DevResults is a central organizing feature of the system. It is up to you to decide what an activity means to you. Activities are often grants or sub-grants managed by external organizations who repo...
  9. Pito Reports

    In DevResults, you can review all data collected on your site and create spreadsheet reports with a wide range of layout options and filter criteria. This tool works like pivot tables in Excel, allowing you to aggregate, organize, and display your i...
  10. Create a Logic Check

    Logic checks allow you to flag indicator results that fail common-sense comparisons to other indicators or other disaggregations. You can design your own logic checks in DevResults based on your indicators and view any data that violates these rules...