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How to RapidSMSGuide on using and implementing RapidSMS for mobile data collection and communication.http://mobileactive.org/how-to-rapidsms

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Mobiles for Data CollectionThis article assists in choosing a mobile data collection solution, defining the information requirements to choosing the most appropriate technology strategy for a specific organizational context and communication environment.http://mobileactive.org/howtos/mobile-phones-data-collection

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Data Collection Using Mobile PhonesHow to set up to use Mobile Researcherhttp://ictupdate.cta.int/en/Regulars/Techtip/Data-collection-using-mobile-phones

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Utilizing Mobile: Installation and Use of FrontlineSMS for Basic Data Collection or Outbound Messaging (Part I)Basics on use and installation of FrontlineSMS. Access part 2 and part 3 from the website.http://www.ranetproject.net/index.php?q=Utilizing_Mobile_FrontlineSMS_Part_I

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WFP PDA SurveyThe PDA Survey software suite was developed by WFP VAM Food Security Analysis Service for data collection in food security assessments. It allows very large questionnaires to be built very rapidly and deployed onto many PDAs using flash memory cards. Follow the links to download the software, and guides on preparation and training.http://sites.google.com/site/wfppdasurvey/

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Building an SMS Network into a Rural Healthcare SystemThis guide provides an inexpensive way to create an SMS communications network to enable healthcare field workers as they serve communities and their patients.http://mobileactive.org/research/building-sms-network-rural-healthcare-system

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Episurveyor User GuideThere is also a Mobile User Guide [http://www.datadyne.org/episurveyor/webguide] and Video Tutorial [http://www.datadyne.org/episurveyor/video-tutorials] which includes guidance on how to set up and register with the system, create forms and links to download the mobile app at [http://episurveyor.org/m/downloadepisurveyor.jsp]http://www.datadyne.org/episurveyor/webguide

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Nokia Data GatheringOn the Nokia Data Gathering Forum (wiki) includes guides for download. The "Nokia Data Gathering presentation" includes instruction on setting up the system and registering on the serverhttps://projects.forum.nokia.com/ndg/wiki

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Open Data Kit ODK's Frequently Asked Questions page hosts links to all videos and info on how to get startedhttp://code.google.com/p/opendatakit/wiki/FrequentlyAskedQuestions

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EpiCollect EpiCollect's How-To on implementing this mobile data collection tool. http://www.epicollect.net/instructions/