EDIdEv - Electronic Data Interchange Development

Setting up Excel to use Framework EDI

  • Install Framework EDI 32-bit (Excel VBA runs in 32-bit mode only).  An evaluation copy can be downloaded from click here
  • Launch Excel,  then click on the Developer tab.  If you don't see a Developer tab in Excel's ribbon, do the following:
    • From Excel's menu, select File, then Options, and then Customize Ribbons
    • From the left listbox, select Developer then click Add

    • Click OK.  The Developer tab should now be in Excel's ribbon.

  • From the Developer tab, select View Code.  This will open the Visual Basic Application

  • From the VBA menu, select Tools, then References

  • from the Reference listbox, select "EDIdEv Framework EDI"

  • Click OK. You are now ready to use the Framework EDI coponent.

Using the FREDI component in Excel


To view a YouTube video about translating an EDI file into an Excel spreadsheet click here.

To download actual example Excel programs using the Framework EDI component to process EDI files click here.


    Click here to evaluate the Framework EDI