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.EDI File Extension

File TypeElectronic Data Interchange File

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This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

What is a EDI file?

Data file formatted using one of several Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) standards; contains structured data stored in a plain text format; designed for transferring data between multiple organizations.

More Information

Several common EDI formats are listed below:

  • cXML
  • xCBL
  • ebXML
  • CSV
  • ANSI X12
  • EDIFACT
  • EDIFICE (Information Technology)
  • EDITRANS (Transportation)
  • ETIS (Telecommunications)

NOTE: Since several EDI standards exist, no single program is designed to open all EDI files. Therefore, the programs below are not guaranteed to open all EDI files. When sending and EDI file, the sender should always confirm the receiving organization is using the same EDI standard.

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Programs that open EDI files
Windows
Microsoft Excel 2016
Progress Stylus Studio
Etasoft Extreme Translator
Etasoft EDI Validator
Mac
Microsoft Excel 2016
Updated 11/2/2015

.EDI Extension Information

This page contains information about the file extension EDI and its known file associations. Our goal is to help you understand what a *.edi file is and how to open it.

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