You can create ASCII flat files manually or automatically using the command line arguments and Windows Scheduler. Read more in:
Before creating ASCII flat files, make sure all settings are defined correctly. The following options can be defined:
Follow the instructions below to create ASCII flat file(s) from EDI file(s).
|2.||Select the "ASCII" option in the "Output Mode" block.|
The "ASCII File" option
|3.||Click on the "Run" button.|
The "Run" buttons
|4.||The "Processing Results" window displays the report. You can find the resulting XLS, XLSX or ODS files in the specified folder.|
The "Processing Results" window
|5.||Open the resulting file to view the data.|
A single record as ASCII flat file
The HIPAA Enrollment Master uses a tab ASCII(9) delimited flat file with CarriageReturn/Linefeed ASCII(10) and ASCII(13) as line end. The first line contains column names, the second and all following lines list the information.