TED Technical Error Description

To identify the error and, if feasible, the erroneous segment, or data element, or both.

Position
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
TED01
Application Error Condition Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
1
3
-
Code indicating application error condition.
If used, TED02 will contain a generic description of the data in error (e.g., Part Number, Date, Reference Number, etc.).
TED02
Free Form Message
String (AN)
Optional
1
60
-
Free-form text.
TED03
Segment ID Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
3
-
Code defining the segment ID of the data segment in error. See Appendix A - Number 77.
TED04
Segment Position in Transaction Set
Numeric (N0)
Optional
1
6
-
The numerical count position of this data segment from the start of the transaction set: the transaction set header is count position 1.
TED05
Element Position in Segment
Numeric (N0)
Optional
1
2
-
This is used to indicate the relative position of the data element in error in this data segment. The count starts with 1 for the data element immediately following the segment ID. This value is 0 for an error in the segment ID.
TED06
Data Element Reference Number
Numeric (N0)
Optional
1
4
-
Reference number used to locate the Data Element Dictionary.
TED07
Copy of Bad Data Element
String (AN)
Optional
1
99
-
This is a copy of the data element in error.
TED08
Data Element New Content
String (AN)
Optional
1
99
-
New data which has replaced erroneous data.

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