Updated Articles

  1. Submitting Help Tickets

    DevResults supports users via a Helpdesk, a shared platform that is staffed by one engineer and one data team member at all times. You can read more about our Helpdesk on our blog. On this page:  How to submit help tickets How to write...
  2. Define an Indicator

    DevResults offers several tools for defining indicators: Create or edit a single indicator Create or edit multiple indicators using an Excel upload Edit multiple indicators from the indicator index Note:  Any user whos...
  3. Notifications

    DevResults notifies users about a range of actions in DevResults. Users have choices about what actions trigger notifications, and how those notifications are received. Notifications are delivered by email  to the address you use to log in. ...
  4. 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...
  5. Import Data From SurveyCTO

    DevResults integrates fully with SurveyCTO , a mobile data collection tool. You can create a data table and import data from your SurveyCTO surveys in a single click.  In this article: Create a data table with SurveyCTO data Refresh an ...
  6. Add Map Overlays

    The Goal: You would like to display additional map features as context for the geographic focus of your work, such as rivers, roads, or conservation areas. You do not need to collect or report data against these features. The Solution: DevRes...
  7. Video Tutorial: How to Limit Geography Options in Data Tables

    Context Some DevResults sites include may locations and administrative divisions. When adding data to a data table, this can make the drop-down menu difficult to use. This video shows how to limit the geographies available in a data table to...
  8. Navigating DevResults

    DevResults uses a consistent page layout to make navigation easy and intuitive. Below you can find detail on some of the common user interface elements: Landing page Main menu Secondary menus (for activities and indicators) Quick search ...
  9. How to Use Forms

    The "Forms" tab in DevResults offers some basic tools to help you create reports, briefings, letters, forms, or other paperwork in Microsoft Word. Forms in DevResults work like Microsoft Word's Mail Merge. First, you create a template...
  10. 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...