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  1. Create a Data Table

    Data Tables versus Direct Entry Indicator results can be entered directly, or they can be pulled from a data table. For a quick breakdown on when to use Data Tables versus Direct Entry, take a look at the Indicator Guidebook . What Goes In a...
  2. 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...
  3. New To DevResults?

    Welcome to DevResults! To help you get a feel for the site, we've put together a list of articles we think may be helpful. Want help navigating the site?  We have several help pages dedicated to navigating the site.   Here's an o...
  4. Data Source: Populate from a data table

    After you have created a data table , you can design indicators that pull results directly from the data table. This article covers how to:  Define a data table indicator Configure one of four calculation types: Count all Count uniqu...
  5. Visualizations: Pie Chart

    DevResults has 3 main types of Indicator Visualizations: Graph (Targets and Actuals Graph) Map (Choropleth Map) Pie (Pie Chart) The Pie Chart produces a pie or donut-shaped graph that displays a single reporting period's data. Great For ...
  6. Indicator Guidebook

    Indicators must be precisely defined so that results can be compared between locations, reporting periods, and activities. We've studied performance data and designed DevResults to enforce indicator definitions that make data useful and mean...
  7. Setup Template Instructions

    Overview The DevResults Setup Template forms the structural foundation of your DevResults site. DevResults is happy to help organize this information, but ultimately, you are responsible for the content provided. This Excel file has thirteen tabs, ...
  8. 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...
  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. Data Structures

    If you've gone through DevResults training, you know that all pieces of data in DevResults need to have four characteristics defined: Who What When Where It's easy to remember these words, but understanding the concepts they align to ...