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  1. Contributor Exam

    DevResults has developed a standard exam as a tool for training users with data entry and report-making responsibilities in DevResults. If you provide training to other users on these skills, we advise offering the exam to your trainees to test unde...
  2. Administrator Exam

    DevResults has developed a standard exam as a tool for training users with administrative responsibilities in the DevResults site. If you provide training to other users on these skills, we advise offering the exam to your trainees to test understan...
  3. Manage Fiscal Years

    Defining fiscal years will let you create reports that aggregate results by year where the year might start on an arbitrary day, like October 1st. Every reporting cycle is associated with one fiscal year. Most programs operate with one fiscal year ...
  4. Define a 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...
  5. Why Can't My Partners See ___?

    Your copy of DevResults is not designed to be a program management tool for your partners -- it's a program management tool for you. You have the ability to share some of your site with partners (like indicator definitions and activity overviews...
  6. Disaggregations

    In this page: What are disaggregations and what information do I need to define them? How do I administer disaggregations? What are "cross-disaggregation" and "parallel disaggregation"? Parallel disaggregation: What...
  7. MultiMatrix

    MultiMatrix  is a powerful query tool for organizing and analyzing data for multiple indicators. MultiMatrix works just like Matrix , but for more than one indicator. MultiMatrix reports can be saved to a list of reports or as a dashboard.&nb...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. Pseudonyms for DevResults elements and concepts

    Because DevResults is used in a variety of contexts and settings, we try to use generic terminology whenever possible. For instance, we decided to refer to activities as 'activities' rather than grants, awards, projects, programs, etc. mostl...