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This article serves as a reference guide to the basic searching, viewing, navigation and recording of Constituent data on DARS. In this article you will learn the various tasks and functions associated with creating and editing constituent name and contact details; education details; interests and involvements; communications; attributes; interactions; documentation notes, media links and attachments, carrying out relevant searches, as well as any relevant business processes.
You will require the Constituent Manager and Process Manager roles in order to access and use the functionality described in this article. If you are unsure of your role and access rights to the DARS system, please contact the DARS Helpdesk.
|Note: Depending on your access role, you may not have the ability to perform all of the tasks described in this manual, see Security for further information.|
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