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Change Management Toolkit
Change management is hard. We've developed a range of tools to help with the people-side of implementing DevResults. Responsibilities Matrix Permissions Matrix Roadmap for Data Management Stakeholder Buy-in Responsibilities Ma...
DevResults User Forum
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. We use Slack for our user forum. You can use Slack for free either onl...
Checklist Templates
The Checklists feature lets you keep track of tasks and assign them to particular users. For information about creating and using checklists, please see Checklists . You might have a checklist that you'd like to use multiple times, for multipl...
Checklists
Checklists are a great tool for tracking and managing milestones and tasks. Checklists are associated with specific activities. One activity can have an unlimited number of checklists, and a single checklist can have an unlimited number of tasks in ...
System Announcements
Ever notice how DevResults occasionally posts site announcements in banners at the top of your site? Pro Tip: You can hide individual system announcements by clicking the Got it button on the right. As a site administrator, you too can use ...
Budget
Jump to information about: Activity Budget Tab Activity Index Activity Budget Tab Each activity has a budget tab for planning budgeting, tracking deliverables, and recording disbursements. We've described the intent and function of e...
Upload Photos
DevResults allows you to store photos. Every photo is associated with an activity. Photos are uploaded to an activity page and then all photos can be viewed in the global Photos tab in the grey menu at the top of the page. Photo storage is unlimited...
Dropbox Integration
DevResults provides unlimited document storage in document folders, but we also offer integration with Dropbox. Currently, this integration is available for the site-wide Documents folder ( Global Documents ), Activity Documents , and Indicator Do...
DevResults to Power BI
You can now import DevResults results data directly to Power BI using our custom connector.  Installing the DevResults Custom Connector As the DevResults to Power BI custom connector is still in beta, please allow all extensions to load witho...
Formatting Text
DevResults enables you to format text in narrative fields using a system called Markdown. Markdown uses simple characters to create emphasis, lists, headers, links, and images. If you use forms to generate reports from DevResults, the exported Wor...
 DevResults Challenge 01: ARPs
Welcome to the first DevResults Challenge. We're launching challenges as a way to: Provide users with metrics about their DevResults sites, Offer tips and targets for improving long-term implementation of the platform, And our number one pri...
GDPR: Tips and Tools
The European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into effect on May 25, 2018, is pushing organizations (private, public, and non-profit) to reconsider the ways in which they collect, store, use, and disseminate persona...
Encrypted data in DevResults
We take the security of our customers data very seriously at DevResults. DevResults is hosted on Microsoft Azure and all data in transit and at rest are encrypted by default. We selected Azure after much deliberation for several reasons, including t...
FAQ
This page provides information and answers to frequent questions we receive from users. Can I substantively change an indicator? My map is out of date. How do I update it? Should I add unknown as a disaggregation category? Can I add or e...