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  1. 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 ...
  2. Export Entire DevResults Instance

    DevResults users with owner permissions can download the entire set of program information and indicator data that makes up their instance of DevResults. This set of information includes:  A set of JSON files that describe indicator result...
  3. How do I Change the Data Submission Window?

    Problems to solve: The reporting period submission window is closed, but I want to enable activities to enter/edit data. Solve this problem for all activities with unsubmitted data.  Solve this problem for some activities with unsubmit...
  4. Create a Data Table

    On this page: Data table overview and requirements Creating a data table by uploading a spreadsheet Creating a data table by designing it online Data table overview and requirements Data tables in DevResults allow you to directly upl...
  5. Define a Dashboard

    When you log in to DevResults, the first page you see is a dashboard. Each user can create and design as many dashboards as they'd like to show information relevant to them. Dashboards are edited by editing, arranging, resizing, adding, and remo...
  6. Create a Logic Check

    Logic checks allow you to flag indicator results that fail common-sense comparisons to other indicators or other disaggregations. You can design your own logic checks in DevResults based on your indicators and view any data that violates these rules...
  7. Baselines

    Topics in this article When does an indicator have a baseline?  How do I enter baselines?  How are baselines used?  Why is there no separate field for baselines? Note: This page applies only to sites that have  I...
  8. How do I deactivate a shared indicator for only some activities?

    Occasionally, you may need to deactivate or remove an indicator from an activity for reporting, ideally without destroying any historical data. If it's only a single-activity indicator, or the indicator is being retired for all assigned activiti...
  9. Remote Training

    Remote Training Considerations Our goal is that DevResults users have the proper training and support. Our long-term plan is to design a complete, online, self-serve training program, but this is a significant engineering effort that will not be d...
  10. 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...