Creating the Response file

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Once you have added the eligibility information and you get back to the main screen, you will now see information in the eligibility column, the last column in the request grid.

You are now ready to create the EDI response file.

 

ListWithEB

You can see now that eligibility information has been added in the last column

 

Click on the 'Create Response File' button and the 271 file will be created and written into the out directory that you specified during system setup.

 

Once the file has been created, a message box appears, informing you that the file has been created and asking you if you want to see the file.

 

ResponseCreated

The message after creating a 271 response

 

If you click yes and if you have the EDI File Editor installed and mapped, the File Editor will come up and display your file.

 

EDI

The Response File