EDI NotePad


Liaison has made available a free EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) editor here. As you can see in this example, EDI NotePad takes a raw EDI like this:

ISA*01*0000000000*01*0000000000*ZZ*ABCDEFGHIJKLMNO*ZZ*123456789012345*101127*1719*U*00400*000003438*0*P*> GS*PS*1234567890 *999999999 *20120126*1211*1*T*004010 ST*830*0001 BFR*00**001*DL*A*19990607*19991029*19990611 N1*SU*STURGIS MOLDED PRODUCTS*92*C84A N2*STURGIS MOLDED PRODUCTS *70343 CLARK STREET N3*PO OX 246 *STURGIS, MI 49091 LIN**PC*AA017830-1441*PD*TERMINAL (AN PC )*PO*C01000*RN*001 UIT*EA PO4*1*96*X4 REF*DK*A22 PER*EX*JOHN DOE*TE*4239827000*****12345 FST*1728*C*D*19990614 FST*1440*C*D*19990615 FST*1440*C*D*19990616 FST*1440*C*D*19990617 FST*1440*C*D*19990618 FST*7392*D*W*19990621 FST*7392*D*W*19990628 LIN**PC*AA017380-2030*PO*C50000*RN*001 UIT*PC PO4*1*108*X4 REF*DK*A22 PER*EX*JOHN DOE*TE*4239827000*****12345 FST*108*C*D*19990614 FST*108*C*D*19990615 FST*108*C*D*19990616 FST*216*C*D*19990617 FST*108*C*D*19990618 FST*756*D*W*19990621 FST*756*D*W*19990628 CTT*2 SE*31*0001 GE*1*1 IEA*1*000000018

. . and arranges the data in an easy to read form which adds descriptive labels to the EDI codes.

So for example, it reads the ST*830 code as, "Planning Schedule with Release Capability", and finds the pack size as 96 from the code, PO4*1*96*X4.

The data can be viewed in several different formats: HTML (as shown above); Text; Hex; or XML:

A full professional version can be purchased.