SAP EDI Transactions: IDoc stands for intermediate document.
Idocs are a standard data structure for Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) between application and SAP System.
In this article, you will find the most important IDocs Tcodes and the most useful SAP Edi Tables to start you mastery journey with IDocs.
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SAP EDI Transactions and SAP IDoc EDI Tables
Useful SAP IDocs Tables / SAP EDI Tables
List of Main tables for SAP IDocs EDI ALE: Idoc’s header data is stored in the table EDIDC.
Status of IDocs can be found in EDIDS table.
Idoc’s data are in EDID4 table. The data are stored in SDATA field. To retrieve the data in the segment format, create a structure typed as the segment type and make a write/move SDATA field to your structure.
SAP EDI TABLE
Control Record Table for SAP IDOC / EDI
Data record table for SAP IDOC / EDI
Status Record table for SAP IDOC / EDI
Useful SAP IDocs Tcodes / SAP EDI Transactions
Let’s first introduce the main edi transaction codes groups (or Menu)
SAP EDI TCODES
access IMG ALE Configuration root
IDoc archive administration
ALE Distribution Administration
ALE IDoc Administration
Under the previous menu you can access edi transaction codes to handle everything for SAP EDI/IDOC.