Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) files can be difficult to read. EDI Inspector is a free online editor where you can view, debug, edit and share EDI transactions. Visualize documents in a friendly, human-readable format or translate EDI into JSON for easy manipulation and validation.
Whether you are building an EDI system from scratch, onboarding a trading partner, or troubleshooting production files, Stedi’s Inspector can help speed up the feedback loop. Simply drop an X12 EDI file in on the left, and view a nicely rendered document on the right.
No more manually editing files in TextEdit, email, or Word. Use the Inspector as your EDI notepad to troubleshoot files.
In the course of working with EDI systems you might come across a flattened EDI file. Just hit the “format” button and we will clean it up for you.
Most EDI parsers fail once they hit the first error and force you to fix them one by one. Using Inspector, you’ll be able to see all errors in the EDI file right away.
If you fix up an errant EDI file and need a quick way to highlight the errors to your trading partner, simply hit the share button to send and collaborate on the file with others.
The easiest way to convert betweet EDI and JSON online. Unlike traditional EDI tools, Stedi’s EDI Inspector runs in a browser.
The EDI Inspector is completely free. Drop in as many EDI files as you need, translate EDI to JSON and share documents with your team in seconds.
EDI - Electronic Data Interchange - is an umbrella term for many different “standardized” frameworks for exchanging business-to-business transactions. It dates back to the 1960s and remains a pain point in every commercial industry from supply chain and logistics to healthcare and finance. What makes it so hard? Why is it still an unsolved problem despite many decades of immense usage?
Stedi is a developer-focused platform for building automated EDI solutions that integrate with any business system.
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