Updated Articles

  1. Renaming Terms in DevResults Updated

    New DevResults users often ask about renaming terms on their DevResults platform. This article is a complete guide to what you can and can't change, and why.  Configuration vs. Customization DevResults is fully configurable . This means ...
  2. Branding your Site Updated

    DevResults offers a few options for branding and localizing your site. To make changes to branding and localization, you must be part of a group that has View & Edit privileges for Program Settings . Options include: Program Information : ...
  3. Enable and Disable DevResults Features Updated

    Organizations might want to disable some features of DevResults if they don't need those particular tools (or use other software to meet those needs) and want to simplify the DevResults user interface.  To do so, go to Administration >...
  4. Custom Queries

    Custom queries are reports designed by users and built by DevResults staff to provide folks with additional ways of organizing program information. While DevResults offers many built-in tools for examining program information, there might be some wa...
  5. Form Templates: Reporting Periods

    The Forms tab in DevResults offers some basic tools to help you create reports in Microsoft Word (or PDFs). You can create form templates for activities, for a single reporting period/activity combination, and for indicators. This page provides pl...
  6. Form Templates: Indicator

    The Forms tab in DevResults offers some basic tools to help you create reports in Microsoft Word (or PDFs). You can create form templates for activities, for a single reporting period/activity combination, and for indicators. This page provides pl...
  7. Form Templates: Activity

    The Forms tab in DevResults offers some basic tools to help you create reports in Microsoft Word (or PDFs). You can create form templates for activities, for a single reporting period/activity combination, and for indicators. This page provides pl...
  8. Visualizations

    DevResults offers four main areas for visualizing data: Dashboards : Assemble and share multiple visualizations Indicator Reports : Configure graph, matrix, map, and pie chart visualizations for each indicator MultiMatrix : Generate a report ...
  9. Dates in Excel

    Having trouble with dates? Excel stores dates behind the scenes as the number of days since 1 Jan 1900. For example, 31 Dec 2020 is 44196. DevResults is only capable of reading that number or producing that number. It doesn't matter how your d...
  10. Visualizations: Targets and Actuals Graph

    DevResults has 3 main types of Indicator Visualizations: Graph (Targets and Actuals Graph) Map (Choropleth Map) Pie (Pie Chart) The Targets and Actuals Graph is a time series graph designed to display indicator actuals and targets over time. I...