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The Data Entry app is where you manually enter aggregated data in DHIS2. You register data for an organisation unit, a period, and a set of data elements (data set) at a time. A data set often corresponds to a paper-based data collection tool. You configure the data sets in the Maintenance app.
|A data set can have both section and custom forms|
If a data set has both a section form and a custom form, the system displays the custom form during data entry. Users who enter data can't select which form they want to use. In web-based data entry the order of display preference is:
Mobile devices do not support custom forms. In mobile-based data entry the order of display preference is:
When you close an organisation unit, you can't register or edit data to this organisation unit in the Data Entry app.