BEGIN

The BEGIN command begins a new interchange.

Syntax:

Command

Keyword

Value

Developer notes for Command/Keyword/Value

BEGIN

SEF

value

Mandatory. File path.

INTERCHANGE

*X12

Mandatory.

*EDIFACT

 

*TRADCOM

 

SEGMENT_DELIMITER

value

Optional.

ELEMENT_DELIMITER

value

Optional.

COMPOSITE_DELIMTER

value

Optional.

DECIMAL

value

Optional.

ESCAPE

value

Optional.

ENCODING

value

Optional.
Default. ISO8859_1.

IDENTIFIER

value

Optional.