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  1. 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...
  2. Change History

    DevResults provides a detailed log of all changes made to a site, including information on who made the change and at what time.  To access the site history click on "Change History" under Tools : The change history can be filte...
  3. Disaggregations

    In this page: What are disaggregations and what information do I need to define them? Create a disaggregation Edit a disaggregation Upload new disaggregations Assign disaggregations to indicators What are "cross-disaggregati...
  4. Change Management Toolkit

    Change management is hard. We've developed a range of tools to help with the people-side of implementing DevResults. Principles and best practices Responsibilities matrix Permissions matrix Roadmap for data management Stakeholder ...
  5. How are Activities Linked to Data Tables?

    Context When a data table is 'linked' to an activity, it appears in the data table dropdown menu for an activity's reporting period. This allows the activity to report information in the table. Data Structure Data tables are explici...
  6. Renaming Terms in DevResults

    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 ...
  7. Indicator Data Sources

    Indicators measure progress toward objectives. This page describes the three sources for an indicator's results in DevResults.  Direct Entry : for entering numbers each reporting period (e.g. once per quarter, per year, etc.) Strengt...
  8. Tags and Sectors

    In this page: DevResults offers two multi-purpose tools for organizing, sorting, and filtering information: sectors and tags defined by users.  Tags  enable users to filter activities, data tables, indicators, locations, organiza...
  9. Update Administrative Divisions

    DevResults generally acquires maps for your country or countries from the publicly available files at gadm.org . If the information we have provided is inaccurate or out of date, your team would need to provide the geospatial files (KML or KMZ form...
  10. FAQ

    This page provides information and answers to frequent questions we receive from users. Can I substantively change an indicator? Should I add unknown as a disaggregation category? Can I add or edit disaggregation categories? Can I chan...