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Table 2 Electronic software identified and considered for use

From: Using electronic tablets for data collection for healthcare service and maternal health assessments in low resource settings: lessons learnt

Software Developer Reason for non-selection
Access Microsoft Not available on electronic tablets
BOS (now Online surveys) JISC Not available off-line
Clincapture Clinovo Cost
Clinplus Anju ClinPlus Cost
Excel Microsoft NA
Filemaker Pro Filemaker NA
KoBo toolbox Harvard Humanitarian Initiative Problems with versions of Java, only accessible using Firefox browser
Magpi Magpi Cost, lack of necessary data validation options
ODK ODK Community Form design - lack of graphical user interface
ONA Ona Systems Form design - lack of graphical user interface
Quick tap survey Quick Tap Survey Form design
Survey system Creative Research Systems Cost