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Decipher Connector

Intro

Decipher is a mobile-friendly, online survey software and reporting solution for insights pros who need to execute sophisticated quantitative research. Use Domo's Decipher connector to retrieve Decipher survey data, including datamaps, lists of surveys, respondent data, and so on. To learn more about the Decipher API, visit their page (https://support.focusvision.com/Deci...r_REST_API_2.0).

You connect to your Decipher account in the Data Center. This topic discusses the fields and menus that are specific to the Decipher connector user interface. General information for adding DataSets, setting update schedules, and editing DataSet information is discussed in Adding a DataSet Using a Data Connector.

Prerequisites

To connect to your Decipher account and create a DataSet, you must have the following:

Connecting to Your Decipher Account

This section enumerates the options in the Credentials and Details panes in the Decipher Connector page. The components of the other panes in this page, Scheduling and Name & Describe Your DataSet, are universal across most connector types and are discussed in greater length in Adding a DataSet Using a Data Connector.

Credentials Pane

This pane contains fields for entering credentials to connect to your Decipher account. The following table describes what is needed for each field:  

Field

Description

API Key

Enter your Decipher API key. 

Host URL

Enter your Decipher host URL.

Once you have entered valid Decipher credentials, you can use the same account any time you go to create a new Decipher DataSet. You can manage connector accounts in the Accounts tab in the Data Center. For more information about this tab, see Managing User Accounts for Connectors.

Details Pane

This pane contains a primary Reports menu, along with various other menus which may or may not appear depending on the report type you select.

Menu

Description

Report

Select the Decipher report you want to run. The following reports are available:

All Surveys

Returns a collection of available surveys.

Crosstab Configuration

Retrieves segments and globally available weighting variables configured for a survey.

Datamap

Retrieves the datamap of a survey, explaining questions and variables.

Datasource

Returns the definition of a single datasource.

Datasource Data

Returns all datasource data.

Datasources

Returns a list of current datasources and their data.

Feed

Retrieves new data. 

Feed State

Returns the internal state of a data feed.

Layouts

Returns a list of data layouts for a survey.

Quota

Retrieves quota cell definitions. 

Saved Reports

Lists “saved reports” and “saved crosstabs” created on a survey.

Survey Data

 

Returns respondent data for survey.

 

Survey Path

Select the survey path you want to retrieve data for.

Datasource List

Select the datasource you want to pull data from.

Feed

Enter the ID of the feed you want to pull data from.

Layout (Optional)

Enter the number of the layout you want to retrieve data for.

State

Enter the survey state.

Fields (Optional)

Enter the names of the fields you want to return, separated by commas. For example: uuid,id

Datamap Key

Select the datamap key to pull data for, either Questions or Variables.

Quota Key

Select the key for your "Quota" report. Available keys include the following:

Defines

Maps a marker name to an object.

Markers

Maps each quota cell marker name to an object describing its current state.

Sheets

Maps sheet names to definitions. Each sheet definition is an array of tables.

Stopped

Returns an object with the quota cell markers of cells that were stopped in the field report and the user who stopped the cell.

Duration 

Select whether you want to pull data for a specific date or a date range. 

Report Date 

Select whether the report data is for a specific date or for a relative number of days back from today. 

Select Specific Date 

Select the date for the report. 

Days Back

Enter the number of past days that should appear in the report.  

Start Date

Specify whether the first date in your date range is a specific or relative date. You select the last date in your range in End Date

End Date

Specify whether the second date in your date range is a specific or relative date. You select the first date in your range in Start Date.  

Select Specific Start Date

Select the first date in your date range. 

Select Specific End Date

Select the second date in your date range. 

Days Back to Start From

Enter the number of the farthest day back that should be represented in the report. Combine with Days Back to End At to create a range of represented days.

For example, if you entered 10 for Days Back to Start From and 5 for Days Back to End At, the report would contain data for 10 days ago up until 5 days ago.

Days Back to End At

Enter the number of the most recent day back that should be represented in the report. Combine with Days Back to Start From to create a range of represented days.

For example, if you entered 10 for Days Back to Start From and 5 for Days Back to End At, the report would contain data for 10 days ago up until 5 days ago.

Other Panes

For information about the remaining sections of the connector interface, including how to configure scheduling, retry, and update options, see Adding a DataSet Using a Data Connector.